text edit box not painting text ( on form startup )
dougy_herbert at yahoo.com
Sun Sep 21 18:51:18 CDT 2003
> It's possible that this might help.
> case WM_MOUSEACTIVATE:
> - /*
> - * FIXME: maybe DefWindowProc() > -
> result = MA_ACTIVATE;
> + SetFocus(es->hwndSelf);
> if (!(es->flags & EF_FOCUSED))
Thanks for the reply. I have recompiled my wine
version ( 20030911 from winehq ) but it did not help.
Dumb question, but the suggested patch would only
affect mouse over ? I tried mouse over, but the text
is only painted when I tab into the field - either by
clicking on the field or using the tab key.
( aside : the reason for my mention of a simple
windows app here, is an aid only to see a working
example, of a text edit box displaying text, before
that editbox has focus.
Compared with the real windows app I am trying to
I have done some more tracing and notice that the
EDIT_PaintLine debug message is only displayed when I
activate the field.
In the basic window app I compiled, this
EDIT_PaintLine message is displayed on form startup (
I do not manually activate the fields in my simple app
- though this seems one solution - only problem the
database app is one we have purchased off a third
party, so no acccess to the source.
The database app ( the one with this painting edit box
problem ) does log
--- snip ----
trace:edit:EditWndProc_common hwnd=0x40026 msg=c
trace:edit:EDIT_WM_SetText L"This is textbox 3"
trace:edit:EDIT_EM_ReplaceSel L"This is textbox 3",
can_undo 0, send_update 0
trace:edit:EDIT_MakeFit trying to ReAlloc to 17+1
trace:edit:EDIT_MakeFit Old 32 bit handle 0x404efd5a,
new handle 0x404efd5a
trace:edit:EDIT_MakeFit We now have 31+1
trace:edit:EDIT_EM_ReplaceSel inserting stuff (tl 0,
strl 17, selstart 0 ('L""'), text 'L""')
but the following does not happen until the edit field
is activated. ( then we can see the text )
trace:edit:EDIT_WM_SetFocus notification EN_SETFOCUS
sent to hwnd=0x40025
err:keyboard:X11DRV_ToUnicode Please report: no char
for keysym FE20 (ISO_Left_Tab) :
trace:edit:EditWndProc_common hwnd=0x40026 msg=f
trace:edit:EditWndProc_common hwnd=0x40026 msg=14
---- snip -----
do when the edit box has focus, I now see the text
'This is textbox 3'
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