standalone [pc/win] dialog bug

Mark Schonewille europe at
Sun Mar 12 12:49:10 EST 2006

Hi Alex,

I don't know whether there is a Bugzilla entry for the dialog 
problems you describe, but I'd like to invite you to add your 
observations regarding cursors to


Copy-pasting your message should suffice.

I have seen similar issues in older Rev versions on both Windows 
PC's and 68K Macs.

Best regards,


Alex Shaw wrote:
> Hi
  <snip dialog issues>
> Another problem which happens after a varied period of use in the 
> standalone & rev ide is the cursor disappearing when within any stack or 
> ide windows and a small black square appearing either in the top left of 
> the screen or the top left of the current stack.. this then almost 
> immediately leads to more screen corruption and I have to restart the 
> ide or exe.
> I thought it may be the way i had a invisible exe stack launching a 
> splash so i quickly threw together a brand new test launch & splash 
> stack using the same priciples, with a single ask button on the splash.. 
> things worked ok
> Tested on 4 pcs.. 2 win2000s & 2 xps.. all same problems. Again not 
> getting it on the macs.. Anyway first time i've encountered both.. I've 
> had a quick look thru my digest archives & bugzilla but haven't found 
> any answers..
> ..any suggestions?
> regards
> alex


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