sqrmax at sqrmax at
Wed May 20 12:11:39 UTC 1998


>>Ahhhh... but it has happened again and yes! (well... no!), startTime is 
>>when printed in the debugger.
>Another possibility is that the MessageTally is still running while
>you are looking at it's stack with the debugger.

Nono... this is not the case. I check the error messages after the tally 
opens the report.

>Or perhaps
>the reverse; it is NOT running but the startTime variable only
>has a meaningful value when it *is* running.

Hmmm... but then why the error box?

>We use MessageTally quite a lot, so I think it generally works.
>What was it that you were trying to do?

I run a MessageTally on aBlock, and from time to time, after the tally 
opens the report, I discover a covered error box about nil not understanding 
#-... it looks as if startTime is nilled somehow.


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