[squeak-dev] Handle WindowEvents

Bert Freudenberg bert at freudenbergs.de
Wed Mar 10 13:37:30 UTC 2010

On 10.03.2010, at 14:07, Alexander Lazarević wrote:
> Guys,
> I want to push an update to the inbox that contains mostly the
> changeset from [1] to also partly address [2].
> I just commented out the message send handleDragOutside: from
> handleEvent: and left the changeset intact otherwise.
> After that you get a proper "Save changes before quitting?" dialog
> when you try to close the window Squeak is running in. That is with
> recent linux VMs in an X11 environment.
> With older linux VMs the behavior should not change, so the window
> just closes and Squeak terminates. In this case the changes in the
> update should have no side effects.
> I *think* on Windows you will still see the DialogBox from the VM when
> you try to close the Squeak window. I faintly remember that it is
> possible to have an entry in the Squeak .ini file which toggles if
> WindowEvents will be generated by the VM or not. If you turn
> WindowEvents on, you should also see the in image Dialog when you try
> to close the Squeak window.
> I *assume* the Mac VM also generates WindowEvents, so that the
> behavior should be same as under linux.
> Please let me know if you see any problems with that update.
> Alex
> [1] http://n4.nabble.com/squeak-dev-The-version-3-10-does-not-work-on-Linux-tp73723p73745.html
> [2] http://bugs.squeak.org/view.php?id=7436


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