Popup menu selection

Trevor DeVore lists at mangomultimedia.com
Thu Feb 18 13:03:18 CST 2010


On Feb 18, 2010, at 1:57 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote:

> While looking into the lockMessages property recently I came across  
> this note:
>
>    The lockMessages property is automatically set to false when a
>    palette, modeless, or modal stack is opened, even if a handler
>    is still running.
>
> This struck me as a bit odd.  I can understand why it's like that  
> for modal dialogs, since they more or less operate as though in  
> their own event loop.  But palettes?  Is that useful?

I don't see why it would be helpful with palettes. Then again, I don't  
understand why lockmessages does many of the things it does :-)

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