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[REBOL] Re: make port! [scheme: 'event]

From: jeff:rebol at: 22-Jun-2001 9:45

> > Howdy, Anton: > > > > You can be the event loop. > > This is NOT recommended and may break in future > versions.
Sure, I just DID recommend it. :-) Golly, the nerve of you contradicting my recommendation!! Just kidding around-- I have been duly overruled.
> View events are intended to be handled > transparently. Any time you call 'wait (even with an empty > port block) View will handle events for you.
One might install their own AWAKE function to affect a hook, to do event filtering or what not. You can make little music apps that spit out tones based on mouse movement scribbling. Are you suggesting people shouldn't play directly with view events? Controversy ... (-: -jeff