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From Greg Brown <gkbr...@mac.com>
Subject Re: Mac OS style dock menu
Date Tue, 10 Nov 2009 19:31:35 GMT
OK. This is certainly doable in Pivot. It isn't overly complex, but it  
also isn't trivial. If anyone wants to take a stab at writing such an  
example, I'm sure Rey would appreciate it. It would also make a great  
addition to the demos page.

G

On Nov 10, 2009, at 11:58 AM, rey cata-al wrote:

> Hello Sir!
>
> Yes, that's all I want. When a mouse pointer hovers over an image,  
> it will magnify. Of course, the image will respond too with click  
> event.
>
> --- On Wed, 11/11/09, Todd Volkert <tvolkert@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> From: Todd Volkert <tvolkert@gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: Mac OS style dock menu
> To: pivot-user@incubator.apache.org
> Date: Wednesday, 11 November, 2009, 12:53 AM
>
> I get an HTTP error trying to load that page.  The Mac OS X dock can  
> have many effects tied to it - are you specifically talking about  
> the magnification effect as you roll over icons?
>
> -T
>
> On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 8:51 AM, rey cata-al <reycat67@yahoo.com>  
> wrote:
> The feature of the dock menu is something like this:
>
> http://reycat67.homedns.org:8080/menu/index.html
>
> The first two image responds to a click event by displaying a sample  
> dialog.
>
>
> --- On Wed, 11/11/09, Greg Brown <gkbrown@mac.com> wrote:
>
> From: Greg Brown <gkbrown@mac.com>
> Subject: Re: Mac OS style dock menu
> To: pivot-user@incubator.apache.org
> Date: Wednesday, 11 November, 2009, 12:21 AM
>
>
> Can you explain in more detail how you imagine this menu might work?  
> Specifically, what features of the dock are you trying to replicate?
>
> Greg
>
> On Nov 10, 2009, at 11:17 AM, rey cata-al wrote:
>
>> Hello Sir!
>>
>> I am planning to use Mac OS style dock menu for my app instead of  
>> the usual Toolbar button. When I click on the image, a data-entry  
>> form will appear. Each image has its corresponding form/dialog when  
>> clicked. The only reason for this, is that, it is "nicer to look at  
>> and its modern looking".  Would that be possible sir?
>>
>> Thanks for your quick reply.
>>
>>
>> --- On Tue, 11/10/09, Greg Brown <gkbrown@mac.com> wrote:
>>
>> From: Greg Brown <gkbrown@mac.com>
>> Subject: Re: Mac OS style dock menu
>> To: pivot-user@incubator.apache.org
>> Date: Tuesday, 10 November, 2009, 11:57 PM
>>
>> I am familiar with the OS X dock, but I am not exactly sure what  
>> you are trying to accomplish in your application. Can you try to  
>> describe what you are looking for in more detail?
>>
>> On Nov 10, 2009, at 10:48 AM, rey cata-al wrote:
>>
>>> Good Day!
>>>
>>> I hope someone can give me pointers on how this can be done the  
>>> Pivot way. There are a lot of samples in Javascript  
>>> (Dojo,JQuery,Nitobi,ExtJS,Motools). Unbelievably, I didn't find a  
>>> single sample/demo in Java!  Even Sun's Pet Store web Application  
>>> tutorial uses javascript/ajax for the fisheye menu.
>>>
>>> Well...in fairness, I found one written in JavaFX script but  
>>> that's another story and I'm not impressed with that one.
>>>
>>> Thanks for any suggestion.
>>> Hopefully, the Pivot Team could come up with this kind of demo in  
>>> the future.
>>>
>>>
>>> Respectfully,
>>>
>>> Rey
>>>
>>>
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