thoughts on drag and drop events
John M McIntosh
johnmci at smalltalkconsulting.com
Mon Apr 10 22:34:05 UTC 2006
The clipboard support is easier given we're doing it in FFI for now.
We can iterate over the types and make decision in Smalltalk code
The drag and drop is more difficult because it's handled mostly by
the VM. Although we could pass up the drag info and invoke FFI
let me think on that a bit, especially if we want some backward
On 10-Apr-06, at 1:44 PM, Michael Rueger wrote:
> John M McIntosh wrote:
>> Or alter sqDragDropFilesEvent and have a different drag type and
>> pass up an object containing the bits in question
>> Thoughts on the choices are welcome
> We need to extend the mechanism IMO.
> Similar problem with clipboards, where you also need to able to
> iterate and access *all* the available formats the OS offers?
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