bornstein at designeq.com
Wed Nov 11 23:59:13 EST 2015
The dictionary says this (from LC 6.7.5):
In standalones, some care is needed to ensure you receive the
*shutdownRequest* message if your application uses multiple stacks. The
most reliable approach is to install a library stack or backscript to
handle the message when your application starts up.
I couldn't get this to work, so I went with Martin Koob's solution, which
did work. Note that this refers to multi-stack standalones.
On Wed, Nov 11, 2015 at 7:51 PM, J. Landman Gay <jacque at hyperactivesw.com>
> On 11/11/2015 7:54 PM, Mark Smith wrote:
>> is it not the case that the message path goes from substacks
>> to the main stack? If so, should not a "shutdownRequest" message not
>> in a sub stack be passed up the message path to the main stack? In which
>> case you don't need shutdownRequests in each sub, just in the main?
> Yes, that's how it should work. I've been wondering why the extra handlers
> in substacks were required, I've never needed to do that and my apps have
> always quit. I'd say go with the simpler solution and if that doesn't work
> then we can figure out why.
> Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
> HyperActive Software | http://www.hyperactivesw.com
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