mouseenter/mouseleave and pointer tool

scott at scott at
Mon Mar 29 19:52:03 EDT 2021

I DO remember SuperEdit.  So fast!  But it was a completely “dead” development environment. You had to leave it in order to get any messages, IIRC.

> On Mar 29, 2021, at 4:26 PM, Jim Lambert via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
>> Paul wrote:
>> This is not a bug, but a feature. Our app contains a specialized network 
>> drawing tool and we switch to the pointer tool to allow the user to 
>> interact with drawn objects
> I'd respectfully suggest that is a fringe use case when compared to authoring in the LC IDE.
> Every time I click on a button in the IDE with the pointer tool in order to select and, say, move it, I'd prefer if the mousedown/up scripts didn't fire off because I'm editing the UI not running it. If I recall correctly this was not how LC/Revolution originally behaved.
> Richard, remember SuperEdit? Very much about authoring.
> Jim Lambert
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