Plugin visibility

Robert Brenstein rjb at
Mon Dec 4 17:28:55 EST 2006

>On Aug 6, 2006, at 7:43 PM, Phil Davis wrote:
>>The settings Mark mentioned are the ones I was referring to in my 
>>earlier response. I didn't see a message among them that tells the 
>>plugin when (start of session / mid-session) or how (auto / manual) 
>>it is being opened. I thought that's what you wanted - so the 
>>plugin to make up its own mind whether it should be visible or not. 
>>Maybe I missed what you were really asking?
>I don't think I thought this out.
>I wanted to tell whether started "Revolution starts up" or "Chosen 
>from Plugins menu", so the stack can override "invisible" for the 
>latter case.
>But that is only because there didn't seem to be a way to select 
>invisible for the first and not for the latter.  It would be nice if 
>that was the case.
>After thinking about it, I don't think I want to override those settings.
>But maybe.  After all, the tab editor does that.

I just found this thread in the list archives. Has anyone figured a 
solution? There is an old enhancement request in Bugzilla (Bug 1482) 
to address it, but...


More information about the Use-livecode mailing list