Behavior question

Peter Haworth pete at
Wed Jul 22 07:45:12 CEST 2015

Yes, of course behavior is a property but the control referred to in the
behavior has a script and the loadData handler is in that script.  Hope
that clarifies things

On Tue, Jul 21, 2015 at 8:44 PM Mark Wieder <mwieder at> wrote:

> On 07/21/2015 04:55 PM, Peter Haworth wrote:
> > I just tried a very simple test in another stack and it worked so there
> > must be something in the stack with the problem that is preventing the
> > behavior from being resolved.
> Well, it *should* work. In most cases anyway.
> The only thing I can think of that would mess it up is if you have a
> loadData handler somewhere in a frontscript and it isn't passing the
> message on when it's done.
> I think of behavior scripts as private backscripts of the parent object.
> So it should be the next thing in the message path unless a frontscript
> grabs the message first and never lets go.
> I don't think that explains the "unhandled" status though, so there may
> be something else going on.
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>   Mark Wieder
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