[Lazarus] Video: Docked Designer Test

Michael Van Canneyt michael at freepascal.org
Mon Nov 23 14:50:41 CET 2015

On Mon, 23 Nov 2015, Maciej Izak wrote:

> 2015-11-23 14:06 GMT+01:00 Michael Van Canneyt <michael at freepascal.org>:
>> Not so fast. This is a can of worms you maybe don't want to open:
>> I don't use the docked designer. I most likely never will.
>> So if someone using the docked form designer has put the non-visual
>> components outside the docked form, and I then subsequently open this form,
>> what will happen ? Where will you put it ?
>> In yet another window ? I hope not.
>> In the component tree ? I don't use that, it is hidden.
>> There are always more angles to a problem than you may have considered.
> It will not affect you. DockedFormEditor is just an option. All is backward
> compatible. Even new page "non-visual" will be only smart addition. In the
> worst scenario XY position of 'non-visible' component will just out of
> scope of form rect (unlikely).

I eagerly await your demonstration of this fact :-)


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