Basic UI idiosyncrasies (bugs?) with 2.7.1 Win version
rcozens at pon.net
Fri May 19 11:31:30 EDT 2006
> if I have a stack open with the message box open (and no other Win app
> running) I will see the basic Revolution interface bar, the Tools
> palette, the Message Box window, and the stack window. If I now open,
> say, Win Explorer it opens on the top of everything (correct/expected
> behaviour), but normal Windows behaviour then means I should be able
> to click on any visible part of the stack, or the Rev UI (Tools
> palette, Message Box, etc.) and everything to do with the Rev UI
> including the open stack windows should all come to the front.
> However, only the window you click on comes to the front, except in
> the case of clicking on the main Rev interface bar and then just some
> of the Rev components (not all !!) come to the front.
The same thing happens here--as I recently reported to someone whose
compiled Rev standalone I was testing--with one additional bug:
selecting the standalone from the task bar when it is beneath another
app unselects the other app but brings _no_ window to the front.
CCW, Serendipity Software Company
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