Egad!  This calls for a design decision.  Which way do we want "freeglut" to behave?  Do we want it to follow GLUT's Windows behavior (animation stops when a menu appears) or GLUT's Linux behavior (animation continues when a menu appears)?

Steve!  We need a decision.

John F. Fay

-----Original Message-----
From: Chris Purnell []
Sent: Thursday, August 28, 2003 4:50 PM
Subject: Re: [Freeglut-developer] Menus and Current Window

On Thu, Aug 28, 2003 at 04:28:35PM -0500, Fay John F Contr AAC/WMG wrote:

> Yes.  How does Atlantis behave on X?  On Windows, the moment a menu comes up
> there is no movement in any window.  If I run the Walker demo, the "guy"
> stops rotating in the Guy window when I open the menu in the Curves window.

On X everthing carries on running when the menu is activated.
With the Atlantis demos the fish continue to move and wiggle.

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