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[REBOL] Re: About docs and View's flaws

From: carl:cybercraft at: 19-Oct-2001 11:51

On 19-Oct-01, Ammon Johnson wrote:
> <Snip> >> >> Speaking about view: has anyone written a bug-list of >> some sort for View, or even better, a list of work >> arounds to known issues? With my first attempt, I >> found several flaws. For example the choice face seems >> to decide the size of the button from first string, >> resulting in trash if following strings are lengthier? > choice 150x25 "text" "text" "& more text" > the pair! (150x25) sets the width, & height of the choice.
Note also that if you use an integer instead of a pair just the width will be set, with the height remaining the default. This applies to quite a few VID words, not just 'choice.
>> I also don't know how to produce a button that would >> close the window peacefully, I always get trash, if I >> press "ESC" and the next time I run the script, it >> doesn't work... These kind of show stoppers are a pity >> because otherwise View seems to be very nice >> concept... > either, > [button "unview" [unview self]] > or, > [button "quit" [quit]] > depending on wether you wanted to close the window, or quit the > script. > Enjoy!! > Ammon >> >> Cheers, >> Mikko Mäkelä >> >> >> __________________________________________________ >> Do You Yahoo!? >> Make a great connection at Yahoo! Personals. >> >> -- >> To unsubscribe from this list, please send an email to >> [rebol-request--rebol--com] with "unsubscribe" in the >> subject, without the quotes.
-- Carl Read