Is it a bug?

Richmond Mathewson richmondmathewson at
Mon May 23 14:34:01 EDT 2022

Seem sensible, after all end-users should be able ti change their minds.

On Mon, 23 May 2022, 21:23 Bob Sneidar via use-livecode, <
use-livecode at> wrote:

> I found one thing I think is a bug, and I'd like to report it, but I want
> to see if anyone else thinks this may be the expected behavior:
> It seems to me that when clicking and holding the mouse button down on an
> pulldown menu, then releasing outside that menu so that no menu item is
> actually selected, the parameter passed to menuPick ought to be empty, if
> menuPick even should get sent in the first place. What it actually does is
> it passes the first menu item, even though that item was not specifically
> chosen.
> If you click AND release while still IN the pulldown menu so that the menu
> remains expanded, THEN click off the menu, MenuPick never even gets sent to
> the pulldown menu, which is what one would expect.
> This is on MacOS 10.15.7 Catalina running 9.6.7 Pro.
> What say you?
> Bob S
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