pete at mollysrevenge.com
Fri Dec 31 16:53:09 EST 2010
Thanks Richard. I just submitted a note to the resizeControl
dictionary entry. However, I didn't know until I read your email that
the resizeControl message is sent even when the resize happens by
script - that's the opposite of what the dictionary says. I don't
mind submitting another dictionary note for that but want to check
that it only applies to group resizing not resizing of any controls?
On Dec 31, 2010, at 1:41 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote:
> DunbarX wrote:
>> Why the messages is not passed along to the card, or why they are
>> continuously, is a mystery.
> For most of LC/Rev/MC's life, the resizeControl message was
> consistently sent only after the user stopped performing a resize
> action with the pointer tool.
> But in v3.5 RunRev introduced behaviors and some new enhancements to
> group objects to allow folks to make custom controls like the
> In addition to being sent continuously as the control is resized (to
> allow your custom control to adjust its contents), that message is
> also sent to the control whenever it's resized by any means, such as
> a script adjusting its rect, rather than strictly when the user is
> interacting with it using the pointer tool.
> Useful as these enhancements are, it seems they're described only in
> the engine change log and the Dictionary entry for the resizeControl
> message hasn't been updated.
> Anyone here got time to either add a user comment to that entry and/
> or file a documentation bug report at the RQCC?
> Richard Gaskin
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