Re: Pager

Ethan (
Mon, 29 Mar 1999 18:38:27 -0800 (PST)

On Mon, 29 Mar 1999 wrote:
> On Fri, 26 Mar 1999, Greg Anderson wrote:
> >2.
> >Is there anyway to bind a key to the pager to make it raise to the
> >foreground.  If you have read my previous post on key binding, you
> >will see I have reached an impasse on this subject.  Although, I now
> >have a far better idea of what is involved.  I have purposely removed
> >StaysOnTop from the pager and Wharf to allow better use of my screen
> >area. I removed the Winlist.  Never liked it much in Windoze and find
> >it useless in a pager environment.  Basically I feel that the pager,
> >Wharf and Menus should pop up when you want them, stick when you want
> >them too and cleanly go away when your not using them.  Menus do this,
> >it would be great if the pager and Wharf had the same functionality.
> Hmm, autohide feature ?
> I don't think I want to implement this - Rafal did it to WinList and that
> made it much more complex and harder to make bugfree then it was before - 
> I don't want to do same thing to Pager.
> Assigning key to autorise would be something for Ethan to consider as
> addition to database's Style option.

Hmm, I think I missed the impasse that Greg spoke of.  To bind a keypress 
to the AfterStep Raise function, add a like like the following to your 

# Raise window when Alt-F11 is pressed in the window area or AS decorations
Key F11         FSW     M       Raise           


Ethan Fischer