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This week’s edition was edited by montegoulding and livecodepanos.

Updates from the LiveCode open source community

News & blog posts

Interesting discussions

Updates in the LiveCode open source project

31 pull requests were merged since the last issue.

Notable changes

  • The first ever community contribution to This Week In LiveCode came in from @bhall2001
  • @asayd followed up his fine form from last week with some work on the combine docs.
  • With the release of LiveCode 8.1 RC 1 the team has now branched the development frontier and can look at merging some of the patches in the pipeline for LiveCode 8.1.1 and 8.2.

Bug of the week

Bug 18221 - cameraControl image size incorrect & reversed

This bug details a size difference between images displayed by the camera control when viewing front and back cameras on iOS.

This is the bug of the week because its reporter provided a very helpful stack illustrating the problem and a detailed, reproducible recipe and some useful screenshots to demonstrate the issue.

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