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Re: Popup-menu signals quit when Aborted

From: JD Smith
Subject: Re: Popup-menu signals quit when Aborted
Date: Sat, 1 Feb 2020 16:58:11 -0500

Not certain, so I can really only turn this around — I don’t understand why 
signaling quit and failing to return would ever be desirable when a user 
dismisses a popup menu by clicking off of it.  Maybe something to do with TTY 
menu equivalents?  

> On Feb 1, 2020, at 11:47 AM, Stefan Monnier <address@hidden> wrote:
>> It seems sensible to me that if a mouse-event generates a popup menu,
>> and it is “gotten rid of” by the user by clicking off the menu, that
>> this should NOT signal a quit and ring the bell as if some kind of
>> error has occurred.
> I understand it can be useful not to signal `quit`, but I don't
> understand why it would make sense to make this choice depending on
> whether or not it is a mouse-event that caused the menu to be displayed.
>        Stefan

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