stack rect will not set the first time...

Klaus Major klaus at major-k.de
Wed Jul 28 07:46:32 CDT 2004


Hi all,

i found an ABSOLUTELY strange workaround...?

> Hi friends,
>
> strange problem...
>
> I have a palette and want to set its rect horizontal/vertical like the 
> "2lz2" palette...
>
> Setting to vertical does ALWAYS work, but setting to horizontal does 
> NOT,
> i have to click TWICE!!!
>
>
> Here are the almost identical handlers:
>
> on machvertikal
>   lock screen
>   put the topleft of stack "2lz3" into obenlinks
>   put item 1 of obenlinks into links
>   put item 2 of obenlinks into oben
>   repeat with i = 1 to the num of controls of cd 1
>     set the loc of control i of cd 1 to the vertikal of control i of 
> cd 1
>   end repeat
>   set the rect of fld "dasding" of cd 1 to 0,427,64,460
>   set the rect of stack "2lz3" to links, oben, (links + 64), (oben + 
> 516)
> ### This line ALWAYS works!!! ???
>   unlock screen
>   set the orientierung of  stack "2lz3" to "vertikal"
>   set the altloc of stack "2lz3" to "vertikal" & CR & the rect of 
> stack "2lz3"
> end machvertikal
>
> This handler ALWAYS works completely and immediately!
>
> ###############################################
> on machhorizontal
>   set the orientierung of  stack "2lz3" to "horizontal"
>   put the topleft of stack "2lz3" into obenlinks
>   put item 1 of obenlinks into links
>   put item 2 of obenlinks into oben
>   lock screen
>   repeat with i = 1 to the num of controls of cd 1
>     set the loc of control i of cd 1 to the horizontal of control i of 
> cd 1
>   end repeat
> ##  set the rect of fld "dasding" of cd 1 to 15,0,205,32
### I moved this line to the end of the handler and then it 
works...?????

>   set the rect of stack "2lz3" to links, oben, (links + 726), (oben + 
> 60)
> ## THIS line does ONLY work when this menu is selected the SECOND 
> time...
> ## I also tried to set height and width separately, but with the same 
> result...?
>
>   unlock screen
>   set the orientierung of  stack "2lz3" to "vertikal"
>   set the altloc of  stack "2lz3" to "vertikal" & CR & the rect of  
> stack "2lz3"
      set the rect of fld "dasding" of cd 1 to 15,0,205,32
> end machhorizontal


Of course there IS a filed "dasding" on this cd and its rect IS getting 
set anyway...???
??????
Voodoo???


Regards

Klaus Major
klaus at major-k.de
http://www.major-k.de



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