Window layering

Richmond Mathewson richmondmathewson at
Wed Jul 19 19:29:08 CEST 2017

In about 2003 I did exactly that with RunRev 2.2.1, using a Palette as a 
faux backdrop,
but I can neither find that stack nor remember how I did it.

The stack might be on the OLD revOnline if there is any way to access that.


On 7/19/17 7:59 pm, Mark Waddingham via use-livecode wrote:
> On 2017-07-19 18:32, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode wrote:
>> All this talk about the background has me wondering:  would it be
>> useful to anyone here if we had a way to:
>> - set the layer of a stack below all other LC stacks (opposite
>>   of palette)
>> - set the layer ouf a stack below all other windows (opposite
>>   of systemWindow)
> It might be useful - although probably not implementable (judging by 
> how hard it is to get the backdrop to work reliably on all platforms).
> Warmest Regards,
> Mark.

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