[fxruby-users] SEL_CHANGED event for FXText and FXTextfield

Philippe Lang philippe.lang at attiksystem.ch
Thu Jan 25 08:20:02 EST 2007


Jeroen van der Zijp wrote:

> On Thursday 25 January 2007 01:50, Philippe Lang wrote:
>> Hi,
>> 
>> I have noticed a small difference between the SEL_CHANGED event of an
>> FXText and an FXTextfield: in an FXText, the SEL_CHANGED event gets
>> fired even if the content does not "change", like when the selection
>> changes. You can test that with the following test program.
>> 
>> I imagine this is no bug at all. But from a "symetry" point of view
>> :), I was expecting both events to mean the same in two similar
>> widgets. The equivalent event for an FXText is actually SEL_REPLACED.
>> It took me some time to figure it out!
> 
> I'm actually thinking of FXTextField as a kind of valuator [like
> FXSlider and FXDial], and FXText as something else. 
> 
> Its often a judgement call as you can also come up with arguments why
> FXTextField should be like FXText. 

OK I understand now, this is clear.

Anyway, this is really a detail, FXRuby works just fine, and let me
thanks you again for that!

Cheers,

Philippe


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