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
From: Chris Purnell [mailto:email@example.com]
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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