the defaultStack changes on resume

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at iotecdigital.com
Wed Aug 9 13:01:59 EDT 2017


When I suspend a stack is save the current focused object and the current selection. Then on resume stack I restore it. That seems to work really well for me. The topStack should still be the topStack no matter what. Not sure why you need to reference the defaultStack. 

Bob S


> On Aug 9, 2017, at 09:08 , Paul Dupuis via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> 
> Has any one run into the following situation in LiveCode standalones?
> 
> In a multiple window application, the user has either a standard window
> or a modal dialog open (the topWindow which is also the defaultStack).
> They navigate to a 3rd party application and by some means back to the
> LC standalone and click a control in the topWindow (again either a
> standard window or dialog) and that window is NO LONGER the defaultStack
> so an execution error occurs on the first control referenced that is not
> fully qualified.
> 
> Obviously, I can fix this by fully qualifying all my object references
> (i.e. instead of using fld "x", using fld "X" of stack "Y") but I am
> curious is anyone else has seen anything like this?
> 
> 
> 
> _______________________________________________
> use-livecode mailing list
> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com
> Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences:
> http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode





More information about the Use-livecode mailing list