Problem with Image on background property
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Mon Mar 1 23:31:54 CST 2004
I see where you are coming from now. I always think of it as: a group
with background behavior is a shared group that is only placed on one
card. This probably stems from my HC experience, where 1-card
backgrounds are very common.
On 3/1/04 11:08 PM, Dar Scott wrote:
> On Monday, March 1, 2004, at 09:19 PM, J. Landman Gay wrote:
>>> Note that background behavior is not the same as sharing the group,
>>> that is, placing the group among several cards in the same stack.
>> How is it different?
> A group may be shared among several cards. That is independent of
> whether the backgroundBehavior is set.
> If the backgroundBehavior is true of a group on a card, then it is
> behind the card in the message path for all controls as targets on the
> card that are not groups or in groups (whether shared or have
> backgroundBehavior set or not). It is also behind the card for the card
> as target. (This path behavior means that the path for a custom control
> I make depends on whether I construct it with a group or not.)
> If a new card is created then all groups with backgroundBehavior set to
> true on the current card will be placed on the new card. Shared groups
> with this not set will not be automatically placed.
> If a group is placed on a card, the backgroundBehavior is set to true,
> but it can be set to false.
> Dar Scott
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