Stand-alone crash on quit enigma

Geoff Canyon gcanyon at
Thu Jun 20 09:12:01 EDT 2002

>I am testing a MacOS PPC stand alone and I am finding a weird behavior.
>Sometimes, and not reproducibly, I get the "this application has
>unexpectedly quit" when I am in fact, quitting it (sending the Quit
>command). Sometimes not. I've tried adding a close and purge (set to
>destroy) all stacks before quitting, but still get this inconsistent result.
>When I added tooltips to some buttons, it seems to have gotten worse -- but,
>again it seems almost random. It also seems to be related (inconsistently)
>to turning a backdrop on or off -- turn it on, then off, then quit
>(sometimes) crash.
>Has anyone else encountered this problem with the "quit" command? Any
>thoughts of what is causing the app to crash when it is quitting?
>Robert Arnold
>Associate Professor of Film
>Boston University
>Tel (617) 353-7735  Fax (617) 353-1084
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If you're using tool tips, there was an issue with that at one point. I'm not sure whether it was fixed for 1.1.1. It is definitely fixed in the next version.


Geoff Canyon
gcanyon at

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