[Lazarus] TStringGrid and cancelling a modal form

Mark Morgan Lloyd markMLl.lazarus at telemetry.co.uk
Tue Mar 13 21:42:12 CET 2018

On 13/03/18 09:00, José Mejuto via Lazarus wrote:
> El 13/03/2018 a las 9:21, Mark Morgan Lloyd via Lazarus escribió:>>> 
> Yes, the modal form appears while the mouse button is held down (for >>> 
> both GTK2 and Qt).>>>>>>> So, yes, seem that grid expects mouseup>

> I think the proper solution is to instruct GTK2 to use the MOUSE_UP 
> event, but meanwhile QueueAsyncCall will not be the solution as when the 
> AsyncCall will be processed grid will be still waiting for MOUSE_UP, so 
> my solution would be add a MOUSE_UP and MOUSE_DOWN handlers, something 
> like this in pseudo code:
> MOUSE_DOWN:   SelectChanged:=false;
> ON_SELECT:   SelectChanged:=true;
> MOUSE_UP:   if SelectChanged then Form.ShowModal();

I can confirm that that approach appears reliable.

Mark Morgan Lloyd
markMLl .AT. telemetry.co .DOT. uk

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