[lazarus] Win32: parent form and taskbar button

Mattias Gaertner nc-gaertnma at netcologne.de
Mon Sep 1 14:15:40 EDT 2003

On Mon, 01 Sep 2003 19:44:12 +0200
Micha Nelissen <M.Nelissen at student.tue.nl> wrote:

> Karl Brandt wrote:
> > Micha Nelissen wrote:
> > 
> > 
> >> Question #2 (related): Because the environment options dialog (and the 
> >> others too i presume) have their own button but are shown modal a 
> >> strange thing happens. When the dialog is shown, you can click the 
> >> main lazarus ide window, it gets focus, but it won't respond to any 
> >> clicks. This is very annoying as one would think the ide has hung
> >itself.
> > 
> > 
> > This is how ShowModal works in Win32. To see, make a test example with 
> > Delphi.
> In delphi when a form is shown modal and you click another form, the
> form show modal flashes, and the other form doesn't get focus. Am I
> missing something here?

Focussing does not work properly under gtk1, so it was never tested in the
LCL. Maybe the LCL is not complete. Feel free to improve it.


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