The banner UI tracker. This object keeps track of the current user interface display state; this object is transient because the interpreter's user interface is not part of the persistence mechanism.

transient bannerUITracker :   object

Superclass Tree   (in declaration order)


Summary of Properties  


Summary of Methods  

addBanner  getTracker  orderMatches  removeBanner  skipDescendants 



The vector of banners currently on the screen. This is a list of transient BannerUIWindow objects, stored in the same order as the banner layout list.


addBanner (handle, ostr, id, parentID, where, other, windowType, align, styleFlags)banner.t[505]

add a banner to the active display list

getTracker (win)banner.t[652]
get the BannerUIWindow tracker object for a given BannerWindow

orderMatches (uiWin, where, otherID)banner.t[664]
check a BannerUIWindow to see if it matches the given layout order

removeBanner (id)banner.t[618]
remove a banner from the active display list

skipDescendants (idx)banner.t[581]
Given an index in our list of active windows, skip the given item and all items whose windows are descended from this window. We'll leave the index positioned on the next entry in the list that isn't a descendant of the window at the given index. Note that this skips not only children but grandchildren (and so on) as well.

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