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Re: Listing all top-level widgets

William Thompson (thompson@orpheus.nascom.nasa.gov) writes:

> davidf@dfanning.com (David Fanning) writes:
> >Well, now you mention it, I have a program running from
> >a modal widget and it *does* seem to generate events--much
> >to my consternation. These things just seem to have no respect
> >for learned opinion. :-(
> Your consternation would be my delight.  ;^)  I've never understood why modal
> widgets are no longer supposed to have child widgets.

Uh, well, on further inquiry it turned out to be
programmer error. "Children" of modal widgets CANNOT
generate events.

Sorry for the confusion. 


David Fanning, Ph.D.
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