unexpected quit on closeStackRequest

Rob Cozens rcozens at pon.net
Thu Jul 11 09:11:01 EDT 2002

>The following causes a (repeatable) unexpected quit (according to 
>Mac OS X) only when run from within a stack, not as a standalone:
>on closeStackRequest
>   answer "This will close this application." with "Cancel" or "Close"
>   if it is "Cancel" then exit to top
>   else
>     if there is a file "tempfile.txt" then
>       delete file "tempfile.txt"
>     end if
>      pass closeStackRequest
>   end if
>end closeStackRequest

Hi Kurt,

FWIW, your handler runs fine on Mac OS 9.  One thought: 
closeStackRequest should be speciific to the stack whose close box is 
clicked on: I see no reason to pass it.

Rob Cozens
CCW, Serendipity Software Company

"And I, which was two fooles, do so grow three;
Who are a little wise, the best fooles bee."

from "The Triple Foole" by John Donne (1572-1631)

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