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[REBOL] Re: Checkbox state is not changing

From: petr:krenzelok:trz:cz at: 5-Sep-2001 12:00

Carl Read wrote:
> On 05-Sep-01, Anton wrote: > > >>>> view layout [ c: check [probe c/state]] > >>> try c/data > >> Quite inconsistent (... as so many aspects of VID ...) - toggles > >> work with /state - but it works. > > > Not really. > > I think state is whether gadget is "depressed" > > or not. > > Ahah! Now that actually makes sense. (Nearly.:) I'd thought it > should be state and not data too, but I guess a check button also has > an in and out state as well as a checked and un-checked one, so this > is consistant. But data? Adding a 'checked? word would've been > clearer I think.
probably yes, but it is consistent imo too, if you look at the "data" in a "type" manner - what does it hold? Can it hold integer, text? No - it holds true, or false - it is only data it can contain, in opposite to field e.g. -pekr-