Script Only Stack Architecture

Richard Gaskin ambassador at
Thu Mar 31 21:50:16 CEST 2016

  J. Landman Gay wrote:
> On 3/31/2016 1:42 PM, Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami wrote:
>> ergo: merely opening a script-only stack that is applied as a
>> behavior to a control (not global in scope) does*not*  place into the
>> msg path.
> By the time a preOpenStack handler executes, the engine has already
> loaded the stack into RAM and set up the behaviors. You need to load the
> behaviors before your mainstack even launches. That's why Richard said
> it may require a launcher app that opens the behaviors first and then
> opens the mainstack.
> To avoid that, the only method available would be the stackfiles lists.
> The engine apparently checks those first before setting up the behavior
> linkages.

As usual, Jacque manages to explain it better if far fewer words. :)

  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World Systems
  Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web
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