asynchronous messages and answer dialog
ambassador at fourthworld.com
Thu Mar 18 11:37:04 CST 2004
J. Landman Gay wrote:
> On 3/18/04 7:30 AM, rodney tamblyn wrote:
>> No, I think it should return a list of all the stacks which are open
>> and visible.
>> Launch Revolution, open message box, type: 'there is a window "answer
>> dialog"' -> returns true. Why?
> Probably historical. HyperCard does the same thing. There are seven
> windows in HyperCard which are always listed in "the windows", and they
> include the answer and ask dialogs, as well as all the debugging tools.
It appears to be IDE-specific: in the MC IDE "put the windows" returns
a list which does not include the ask and answer dialogs.
Maybe the Rev IDE leaves them open but hidden for some reason?
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