[Lazarus] Showmodal trouble

Sebastian Kraft sebastian_kraft at gmx.de
Wed Sep 17 15:51:49 CEST 2008

Am Mittwoch, 17. September 2008 14:30:54 schrieb Graeme Geldenhuys:
> On 9/17/08, Sebastian Kraft <sebastian_kraft at gmx.de> wrote:
> >  But sometimes when I click on the Mainform behind Form1 Mainform comes
> > to front and Form1 is hidden behind it.... I am using GTK2 widgetset from
> > svn.
> Under Linux, Modal forms and "stay on top" are simply requests to the
> window manager. Not all windows managers are equal, and will not
> always act on your request.
> You will find that in the case of Modal forms, you might be able to
> click and bring focus to other non-modal forms, but you shouldn't be
> able change anything in those forms.
exactly... all other forms are disabled. So if I loose focus on my modal form 
it is quite difficult to bring it back because the modal form is not in 

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