Re: Set Time question

2019-02-14 Thread Justin Carr via 4D_Tech
On 14 Feb 2019, at 10:18 pm, Arnaud de Montard via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> wrote: > > >> Le 10 févr. 2019 à 18:41, Kirk Brooks via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> a >> écrit : >> >> Just to add a little more to this. > > Me too, forgot to mention CALL FORM: has a message queue, can

Re: Set Time question

2019-02-14 Thread Arnaud de Montard via 4D_Tech
> Le 10 févr. 2019 à 18:41, Kirk Brooks via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> a > écrit : > > Just to add a little more to this. Me too, forgot to mention CALL FORM: has a message queue, can receive parameters, can call its own window, allows to execute almost any method in the context of the

Re: Set Time question

2019-02-10 Thread Kirk Brooks via 4D_Tech
Just to add a little more to this. I suspect a number of readers already realized a really simple solution to this specific case is to simply test the read/write state in the On timer form event and NOT update if it's read write. This turns out to be a better solution in my case because it's a

Re: Set Time question

2019-02-08 Thread Kirk Brooks via 4D_Tech
Hi Arnaud, Aha. That hadn't even occurred to me. I think that's exactly what I was looking for. Off the top of my head I think using the On Before Data Entry for listboxes and On before keystroke for fields. Thank you! On Fri, Feb 8, 2019 at 10:18 AM Arnaud de Montard via 4D_Tech <

Re: Set Time question

2019-02-08 Thread Arnaud de Montard via 4D_Tech
> Le 8 févr. 2019 à 17:48, Kirk Brooks via 4D_Tech <4d_tech@lists.4d.com> a > écrit : > > [...] Is there a way to trap use actions like that so I can block the > On timer code from running? Each new SET TIMER "kills" the previously set one, so it allows to postpone or cancel next 'On timer'.

RE: Set Time question

2019-02-08 Thread Stephen J. Orth via 4D_Tech
Kirk, You can create an independent process that is hidden to user which simply wakes up, does the calculation, and then calls the process. It you use IP variables you can have them auto-update based on the call to the process. We do this for projects that require this type of updatingno