How To Send Before?
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Mon Nov 11 00:54:47 CET 2013
Maybe this in a frontScript handler?
local sMouseDownInProgress = false
then exit to top
else put true into sMouseDownInProgress
send "myPreMousedownStuff" to the target in -1.0 seconds
send "mouseDown" to the target in -0.5 seconds
send "clearMouseDownFlag" to me in 0 seconds
exit to top
put false into sMouseDownInProgress
This is a guess.
On 11/10/13, 3:31 PM, Scott Rossi wrote:
> Now that we have the before/after additions to mouse events and chained
> behaviors, how does one send or dispatch "before mouseDown"
> In a control's behavior, I have a "before mouseDown" handler that I want
> to trigger from a "before mouseDoubleDown" handler. But there doesn't
> seem to be any way to send a mouse event in a before state (instead, the
> standard "mouseDown" message gets sent).
> Can this be done?
> The problem I'm trying to solve is mouseDown not getting sent/trapped when
> a control is repeatedly pressed very quickly. Using mouseDoubleDown to
> call mouseDown is a way to address this issue, but as I said, there
> doesn't seem to be any way send the mouseDown message "before" the normal
> Any ideas?
> (I tried using Jacque's time machine routine but it keeps sending my stack
> back to the point before I tried to send the before message.)
> Thanks & Regards,
> Scott Rossi
> Creative Director
> Tactile Media, UX/UI Design
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