modal question

Yves COPPE yvescoppe at skynet.be
Thu Jan 27 14:55:35 EST 2005


Le 27-janv.-05, à 20:29, Paul Kocsis a écrit :

> If I have a mainstack with 2 substacks (for example, Stacks "main1", 
> "sub1"
> and "sub2") and main1 is opened normally and in turn opens sub1 as a
> palette...sub2 is left unopened...
>
> There is a button on stack main1 that opens stack sub2 as a modal
>
> There is a similar button on stack sub1 (currently opened as a palette)
> which also opens sub2 as a modal.
>
> Whichever button is clicked...the stack that opened sub2 is blocked 
> until
> sub2 closes itself (as expected).
>
> Finally my question...is there a property or some way for me to
> query/examine the opened sub2 stack to determine which stack it is 
> currently
> blocking?
>
> I know this is info that my scripts can know if they need to....after 
> all, I
> can simply set a variable before opening sub2....but this is not the 
> purpose
> of my question...I have other reasons and am just wondering if there is
> *anything* I can query about the (modally) opened sub2 that indicates 
> which
> stack it is blocking...
>
>

You may create a custom property stored in your main stack so you can 
put what you need or a global variable.




Greetings.

Yves COPPE
yvescoppe at skynet.be


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