Mouseevents in NOT active windows
keith.clarke at clarkeandclarke.co.uk
Tue Oct 4 08:11:20 CDT 2011
I don't know if it's related (the other side of the same coin?) but I've also noticed 'orphan' tooltips that get stuck after a change of window focus away from LiveCode (IDE on 4.6.4 on OSX).
They remain as the mouse moves, until returning to a LiveCode window and then making a mouse movement.
Maybe it's my responsibility as the developer to code what happens when my app loses focus but I would have expected the default behaviour to be that tooltips become invisible on loss of window focus.
On 4 Oct 2011, at 13:45, Klaus on-rev wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have asked this some time before, but did not get any answer.
> Is it correct behavior that mouseenvents (mouseenter, meouseleave, mousemove etc...)
> are getting executed even if that stack is NOT the active window?
> Know what I mean? I have a Finder window in front, but moving the mouse over the stack
> BEHIND the Finder window shows tooltips etc., which looks a bit strange to me!?
> Any hints or opinions?
> Best and thanks in advance
> Klaus Major
> klaus at major.on-rev.com
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