TweetFollow Us on Twitter

MACINTOSH C CARBON

Demonstration Program Miscellany

Goto Contents

// *******************************************************************************************
// Miscellany.h                                                             CARBON EVENT MODEL
// *******************************************************************************************
// 
// This program demonstrates:
//
// o  The use of the Notification Manager to allow an application running in the background to
//    to communicate with the foreground application.
//
// o  The use of the determinate progress bar control to show progress during a time-
//    consuming operation, together with scanning the event queue for Command-period key-down
//    events for the purpose of terminating the lengthy operation  before it concludes of its
//    own accord.
//
// o  The use of the Color Picker to solicit a choice of colour from the user.
//
// o  Image drawing optimisation in a multi-monitors environment. 
//
// o  Help tags for controls and windows with minimum and maximum content. 
//
// The program utilises the following resources:
//
// o  A 'plst' resource.
//
// o  An 'MBAR' resource, and 'MENU' resources for Apple, File, Edit and Demonstration menus
//    (preload, non-purgeable).
//
// o  A 'DLOG' resource (purgeable), and associated 'DITL', 'dlgx', and 'dftb' resources
//    (purgeable), for a dialog box in which the progress indicator is displayed.
//
// o  'CNTL' resources (purgeable) for the progress indicator dialog.
//
// o  'icn#', 'ics4', and 'ics8' resources (non-purgeable) which contain the application icon
//    shown in the Application menu during the Notification Manager demonstration.
//
// o  A 'snd ' resource (non-purgeable) used in the Notification Manager demonstration.
//
// o  A 'STR ' resource (non-purgeable) containing the text displayed in the alert box invoked
//    by the Notification Manager.
//
// o  'STR#' resources (purgeable) containing the label and narrative strings for the
//    notification-related alert displayed by Miscellany and the minimum and maximum Help tag
//    content.
//
// o  A 'SIZE' resource with the acceptSuspendResumeEvents, canBackground, 
//    doesActivateOnFGSwitch, and isHighLevelEventAware flags set.
//
// *******************************************************************************************

// .................................................................................. includes

#include <Carbon.h>

// ................................................................................... defines

#define rMenubar            128
#define mAppleApplication   128
#define  iAbout             1
#define mFile               129
#define  iQuit              12
#define mDemonstration      131
#define  iNotification      1
#define  iProgress          2
#define  iColourPicker      3
#define  iMultiMonitors     4
#define  iHelpTag           5
#define rWindow             128
#define rDialog             128
#define  iProgressIndicator 1
#define rIconFamily         128
#define rBarkSound          8192
#define rString             128
#define rAlertStrings       128
#define  indexLabel         1
#define  indexNarrative     2
#define rPicture            128
#define topLeft(r)          (((Point *) &(r))[0])
#define botRight(r)         (((Point *) &(r))[1])

// ....................................................................... function prototypes

void      main                           (void);
void      doPreliminaries                (void);
OSStatus  appEventHandler                (EventHandlerCallRef,EventRef,void *);
OSStatus  windowEventHandler             (EventHandlerCallRef,EventRef,void *);
void      doMenuChoice                   (MenuID,MenuItemIndex);

void      doSetUpNotification            (void);
void      doPrepareNotificationStructure (void);
void      doIdle                         (void);
void      doDisplayMessageToUser         (void);

void      doProgressBar                  (void);

void      deviceLoopDraw                 (SInt16,SInt16,GDHandle,SInt32);

void      doColourPicker                 (void);
void      doDrawColourPickerChoice       (void);
char      *doDecimalToHexadecimal        (UInt16 n);

void      doHelpTagControl               (void);
void      doHelpTagWindow                (void);

// *******************************************************************************************
// Miscellany.c
// *******************************************************************************************

#include "Miscellany.h"

// .......................................................................... global variables

DeviceLoopDrawingUPP gDeviceLoopDrawUPP;
WindowRef            gWindowRef;
ControlRef           gBevelButtonControlRef;
ProcessSerialNumber  gProcessSerNum;
Boolean              gMultiMonitorsDrawDemo = false;
Boolean              gColourPickerDemo  = false;
Boolean              gHelpTagsDemo = false;
RGBColor             gWhiteColour = { 0xFFFF, 0xFFFF, 0xFFFF };
RGBColor             gBlueColour  = { 0x6666, 0x6666, 0x9999 };

extern Boolean       gNotificationInQueue;

// ************************************************************************************** main

void  main(void)
{
  MenuBarHandle menubarHdl;
  SInt32        response;
  MenuRef       menuRef;
  Rect          contentRect = { 100,100,402,545 };
  Rect          portRect;
  Rect          controlRect = { 65,10,155,100 };
  EventTypeSpec applicationEvents[] = { { kEventClassApplication, kEventAppActivated    },
                                        { kEventClassCommand,     kEventProcessCommand  } };
  EventTypeSpec windowEvents[]      = { { kEventClassWindow, kEventWindowDrawContent    },
                                        { kEventClassWindow, kEventWindowGetIdealSize   },
                                        { kEventClassWindow, kEventWindowGetMinimumSize },
                                        { kEventClassWindow, kEventWindowBoundsChanged  } };

  // ........................................................................ do preliminaries

  doPreliminaries();

  // ...................................................... create universal procedure pointer

  gDeviceLoopDrawUPP = NewDeviceLoopDrawingUPP((DeviceLoopDrawingProcPtr) deviceLoopDraw);

  // ............................................................... set up menu bar and menus

  menubarHdl = GetNewMBar(rMenubar);
  if(menubarHdl == NULL)
    ExitToShell();
  SetMenuBar(menubarHdl);
  DrawMenuBar();

  Gestalt(gestaltMenuMgrAttr,&response);
  if(response & gestaltMenuMgrAquaLayoutMask)
  {
    menuRef = GetMenuRef(mFile);
    if(menuRef != NULL)
    {
      DeleteMenuItem(menuRef,iQuit);
      DeleteMenuItem(menuRef,iQuit - 1);
      DisableMenuItem(menuRef,0);
    }
  }
  else
  {
    menuRef = GetMenuRef(mFile);
    if(menuRef != NULL)
      SetMenuItemCommandID(menuRef,iQuit,kHICommandQuit);
  }

  // ............................................. install application event handler and timer

  InstallApplicationEventHandler(NewEventHandlerUPP((EventHandlerProcPtr) appEventHandler),
                                 GetEventTypeCount(applicationEvents),applicationEvents,
                                 0,NULL);

  InstallEventLoopTimer(GetCurrentEventLoop(),0,1,
                        NewEventLoopTimerUPP((EventLoopTimerProcPtr) doIdle),NULL,NULL);

  // ............................................................................. open window

  CreateNewWindow(kDocumentWindowClass,kWindowStandardHandlerAttribute |
                  kWindowStandardDocumentAttributes,&contentRect,&gWindowRef);

  ChangeWindowAttributes(gWindowRef,0,kWindowCloseBoxAttribute);
  SetWTitle(gWindowRef,"\pMiscellany");
  RepositionWindow(gWindowRef,NULL,kWindowAlertPositionOnMainScreen);

  SetPortWindowPort(gWindowRef);
  TextSize(10);

  ShowWindow(gWindowRef);
  GetWindowPortBounds(gWindowRef,&portRect);
  InvalWindowRect(gWindowRef,&portRect);

  // ............................................................ install window event handler

  InstallWindowEventHandler(gWindowRef,
                            NewEventHandlerUPP((EventHandlerProcPtr) windowEventHandler),
                            GetEventTypeCount(windowEvents),windowEvents,0,NULL);

  // ............................................................ create control and help tags

  CreateBevelButtonControl(gWindowRef,&controlRect,CFSTR("Control"),
                           kControlBevelButtonNormalBevel,kControlBehaviorPushbutton,
                           NULL,0,0,0,&gBevelButtonControlRef);
  doHelpTagControl();
  HideControl(gBevelButtonControlRef);
  doHelpTagWindow();
  HMSetHelpTagsDisplayed(false);

  // ............................................... get process serial number of this process

  GetCurrentProcess(&gProcessSerNum);  

  // .............................................................. run application event loop

  RunApplicationEventLoop();
}

// *************************************************************************** doPreliminaries

void  doPreliminaries(void)
{
  MoreMasterPointers(640);
  InitCursor();
}

// *************************************************************************** appEventHandler

OSStatus  appEventHandler(EventHandlerCallRef eventHandlerCallRef,EventRef eventRef,
                          void * userData)
{
  OSStatus      result = eventNotHandledErr;
  UInt32        eventClass;
  UInt32        eventKind;
  HICommand     hiCommand;
  MenuID        menuID;
  MenuItemIndex menuItem;

  eventClass = GetEventClass(eventRef);
  eventKind  = GetEventKind(eventRef);

  switch(eventClass)
  {
    case kEventClassApplication:
      if(eventKind == kEventAppActivated)
      {
        if(gNotificationInQueue)
          doDisplayMessageToUser();
        result = noErr;
      }
      break;

    case kEventClassCommand:
      if(eventKind == kEventProcessCommand)
      {
        GetEventParameter(eventRef,kEventParamDirectObject,typeHICommand,NULL,
                          sizeof(HICommand),NULL,&hiCommand);
        menuID = GetMenuID(hiCommand.menu.menuRef);
        menuItem = hiCommand.menu.menuItemIndex;
        if((hiCommand.commandID != kHICommandQuit) && 
           (menuID >= mAppleApplication && menuID <= mDemonstration))
        {
          doMenuChoice(menuID,menuItem);
          result = noErr;
        }
      }
      break;
  }

  return result;
}

// ************************************************************************ windowEventHandler

OSStatus  windowEventHandler(EventHandlerCallRef eventHandlerCallRef,EventRef eventRef,
                             void* userData)
{
  OSStatus  result = eventNotHandledErr;
  UInt32    eventClass;
  UInt32    eventKind;
  WindowRef windowRef;
  SInt32    deviceLoopUserData;
  RgnHandle regionHdl;
  Rect      portRect, positioningBounds;
  Point     idealHeightAndWidth, minimumHeightAndWidth;

  eventClass = GetEventClass(eventRef);
  eventKind  = GetEventKind(eventRef);

  switch(eventClass)
  {
    case kEventClassWindow:
      GetEventParameter(eventRef,kEventParamDirectObject,typeWindowRef,NULL,sizeof(windowRef),
                        NULL,&windowRef);
      switch(eventKind)
      {
        case kEventWindowDrawContent:
          if(gMultiMonitorsDrawDemo)
          {
            RGBBackColor(&gWhiteColour);
            deviceLoopUserData = (SInt32) windowRef;
            regionHdl = NewRgn();
            if(regionHdl)
            {
              GetPortVisibleRegion(GetWindowPort(windowRef),regionHdl);
              DeviceLoop(regionHdl,gDeviceLoopDrawUPP,deviceLoopUserData,0);
              DisposeRgn(regionHdl);
            }
          }
          else if(gColourPickerDemo )
          {
            RGBBackColor(&gBlueColour);
            GetWindowPortBounds(windowRef,&portRect);
            EraseRect(&portRect);
            doDrawColourPickerChoice();
          }
          else
          {
            RGBBackColor(&gBlueColour);
            GetWindowPortBounds(windowRef,&portRect);
            EraseRect(&portRect);
            if(gHelpTagsDemo)
            {
              Draw1Control(gBevelButtonControlRef);
              RGBForeColor(&gWhiteColour);
              MoveTo(10,20);
              DrawString("\pHover the cursor in the window, and over the bevel button, ");
              DrawString("\puntil the Help tag appears.");
              MoveTo(10,35);
              DrawString("\pPress the Command key to invoke the maximum content.");
              MoveTo(10,50);
              DrawString("\pDrag the window to a new location.");
            }
          }
          result = noErr;
          break;

        case kEventWindowGetIdealSize:
          GetAvailableWindowPositioningBounds(GetMainDevice(),&positioningBounds);
          idealHeightAndWidth.v = positioningBounds.bottom;
          idealHeightAndWidth.h = positioningBounds.right;
          SetEventParameter(eventRef,kEventParamDimensions,typeQDPoint,
                            sizeof(idealHeightAndWidth),&idealHeightAndWidth);
           result = noErr;
          break;

        case kEventWindowGetMinimumSize:
          minimumHeightAndWidth.v = 302; 
          minimumHeightAndWidth.h = 445;
          SetEventParameter(eventRef,kEventParamDimensions,typeQDPoint,
                            sizeof(minimumHeightAndWidth),&minimumHeightAndWidth);
          result = noErr;
          break;

        case kEventWindowBoundsChanged:
          doHelpTagWindow();
          GetWindowPortBounds(windowRef,&portRect);
          InvalWindowRect(windowRef,&portRect);
          result = noErr;
          break;
      }
      break;
  }

  return result;
}

// ****************************************************************************** doMenuChoice

void  doMenuChoice(MenuID menuID,MenuItemIndex menuItem)
{
  Rect portRect;

  if(menuID == 0)
    return;

  switch(menuID)
  {
    case mAppleApplication:
      if(menuItem == iAbout)
        SysBeep(10);
      break;

    case mDemonstration:
      gMultiMonitorsDrawDemo = gColourPickerDemo = gHelpTagsDemo = false;
      if(HMAreHelpTagsDisplayed)
        HMSetHelpTagsDisplayed(false);
      HideControl(gBevelButtonControlRef);
      GetWindowPortBounds(gWindowRef,&portRect);

      switch(menuItem)
      {
        case iNotification:
          RGBBackColor(&gBlueColour);
          EraseRect(&portRect);
          doSetUpNotification();
          break;
          
        case iProgress:
          RGBBackColor(&gBlueColour);
          EraseRect(&portRect);
          doProgressBar();
          break;

        case iColourPicker:
          gColourPickerDemo = true;
          doColourPicker();
          break;
          
        case iMultiMonitors:
          gMultiMonitorsDrawDemo = true;
          InvalWindowRect(gWindowRef,&portRect);
          break;

        case iHelpTag:
          gHelpTagsDemo = true;
          InvalWindowRect(gWindowRef,&portRect);
          ShowControl(gBevelButtonControlRef);
          HMSetHelpTagsDisplayed(true);
          break;
      }

      break;
  }
}

// *******************************************************************************************
// Notification.c
// *******************************************************************************************

#include "Miscellany.h"

// .......................................................................... global variables

NMRec                      gNotificationStructure;
long                       gStartingTickCount;
Boolean                    gNotificationDemoInvoked;
Boolean                    gNotificationInQueue;
extern WindowRef           gWindowRef;
extern ProcessSerialNumber gProcessSerNum;
extern RGBColor            gWhiteColour;
extern RGBColor            gBlueColour;

// *********************************************************************** doSetUpNotification

void  doSetUpNotification(void)
{
  doPrepareNotificationStructure();
  gNotificationDemoInvoked = true;

  gStartingTickCount = TickCount();

  RGBForeColor(&gWhiteColour);
  MoveTo(10,279);
  DrawString("\pPlease click on the desktop now to make the Finder ");
  DrawString("\pthe frontmost application.");
  MoveTo(10,292);
  DrawString("\p(This application will post a notification 10 seconds from now.)");
}

// ************************************************************ doPrepareNotificationStructure

void  doPrepareNotificationStructure(void)
{
  Handle       iconSuiteHdl;
  Handle       soundHdl;
  StringHandle stringHdl;

  GetIconSuite(&iconSuiteHdl,rIconFamily,kSelectorAllSmallData);
  soundHdl = GetResource('snd ',rBarkSound);
  stringHdl = GetString(rString);

  gNotificationStructure.qType    = nmType;
  gNotificationStructure.nmMark   = 1;
  gNotificationStructure.nmIcon   = iconSuiteHdl;
  gNotificationStructure.nmSound  = soundHdl;
  gNotificationStructure.nmStr    = *stringHdl;
  gNotificationStructure.nmResp   = NULL;
  gNotificationStructure.nmRefCon = 0;
}

// ************************************************************************************ doIdle

void  doIdle(void)
{
  ProcessSerialNumber frontProcessSerNum;
  Boolean             isSameProcess;
  Rect                portRect;

  if(gNotificationDemoInvoked)
  {
    if(TickCount() > gStartingTickCount + 600)
    {
      GetFrontProcess(&frontProcessSerNum);
      SameProcess(&frontProcessSerNum,&gProcessSerNum,&isSameProcess);
  
      if(!isSameProcess)
      {
        NMInstall(&gNotificationStructure);
        gNotificationDemoInvoked = false;
        gNotificationInQueue = true;
      }
      else
      {
        doDisplayMessageToUser();
        gNotificationDemoInvoked = false;
      }

      GetWindowPortBounds(gWindowRef,&portRect);
      EraseRect(&portRect);
    }
  }
}

// ******************************************************************** doDisplayMessageToUser

void  doDisplayMessageToUser(void)
{
  Rect                  portRect;
  AlertStdAlertParamRec paramRec;
  Str255                labelText;
  Str255                narrativeText;
  SInt16                itemHit;

  if(gNotificationInQueue)
  {
    NMRemove(&gNotificationStructure);
    gNotificationInQueue = false;
  }

  GetWindowPortBounds(gWindowRef,&portRect);
  EraseRect(&portRect);
  
  paramRec.movable       = true;
  paramRec.helpButton    = false;
  paramRec.filterProc    = NULL;
  paramRec.defaultText   = (StringPtr) kAlertDefaultOKText;
  paramRec.cancelText    = NULL;
  paramRec.otherText     = NULL;
  paramRec.defaultButton = kAlertStdAlertOKButton;
  paramRec.cancelButton  = 0;
  paramRec.position      = kWindowDefaultPosition;

  GetIndString(labelText,rAlertStrings,indexLabel);
  GetIndString(narrativeText,rAlertStrings,indexNarrative);

  StandardAlert(kAlertNoteAlert,labelText,narrativeText,¶mRec,&itemHit);

  DisposeIconSuite(gNotificationStructure.nmIcon,false);
  ReleaseResource(gNotificationStructure.nmSound);
  ReleaseResource((Handle) gNotificationStructure.nmStr);
}

// *******************************************************************************************
// ProgressIndicator.c
// *******************************************************************************************

#include "Miscellany.h"

// .......................................................................... global variables

extern WindowRef gWindowRef;
extern RGBColor  gWhiteColour;

// ***************************************************************************** doProgressBar

void  doProgressBar(void)
{
  DialogRef  dialogRef;
  RgnHandle  visRegionHdl = NewRgn();
  ControlRef progressBarRef;
  SInt16     statusMax, statusCurrent;
  SInt16     a, b, c;
  Handle     soundHdl;
  Rect       portRect, theRect;
  RGBColor   redColour = { 0xFFFF, 0x0000, 0x0000 };
  
  if(!(dialogRef = GetNewDialog(rDialog,NULL,(WindowRef) -1)))
    ExitToShell();

  SetPortDialogPort(dialogRef);
  GetPortVisibleRegion(GetWindowPort(GetDialogWindow(dialogRef)),visRegionHdl);
  UpdateControls(GetDialogWindow(dialogRef),visRegionHdl);
  QDFlushPortBuffer(GetDialogPort(dialogRef),NULL);

  SetPortWindowPort(gWindowRef);
  GetWindowPortBounds(gWindowRef,&portRect);

  GetDialogItemAsControl(dialogRef,iProgressIndicator,&progressBarRef);

  statusMax = 3456;
  statusCurrent = 0;
  SetControlMaximum(progressBarRef,statusMax);

  for(a=0;a<9;a++)
  {
    for(b=8;b<423;b+=18)
    {
      for(c=8;c<286;c+=18)
      {
        if(CheckEventQueueForUserCancel())
        {
          soundHdl = GetResource('snd ',rBarkSound);
          SndPlay(NULL,(SndListHandle) soundHdl,false);
          ReleaseResource(soundHdl);
          DisposeDialog(dialogRef);

          EraseRect(&portRect);
          MoveTo(10,292);
          RGBForeColor(&gWhiteColour);
          DrawString("\pOperation cancelled at user request");

          return;
        }
        
        SetRect(&theRect,b+a,c+a,b+17-a,c+17-a);
        if(a < 3)                 RGBForeColor(&gWhiteColour);
        else if(a > 2 && a < 6)  RGBForeColor(&redColour);
        else if(a > 5)           RGBForeColor(&gWhiteColour);
        FrameRect(&theRect);

        QDFlushPortBuffer(GetWindowPort(gWindowRef),NULL);
        QDFlushPortBuffer(GetDialogPort(dialogRef),NULL);

        SetControlValue(progressBarRef,statusCurrent++);
      }
    }
  }

  DisposeRgn(visRegionHdl);
  DisposeDialog(dialogRef);  
  EraseRect(&portRect);
  MoveTo(10,292);
  RGBForeColor(&gWhiteColour);
  DrawString("\pOperation completed");
}

// *******************************************************************************************
// ColourPicker.c
// *******************************************************************************************

#include "Miscellany.h"

// .......................................................................... global variables

RGBColor         gInColour = { 0xCCCC, 0x0000, 0x0000 };
RGBColor         gOutColour;
Boolean          gColorPickerButton;
extern WindowRef gWindowRef;
extern RGBColor  gWhiteColour;
extern RGBColor  gBlueColour;

// **************************************************************************** doColourPicker

void  doColourPicker(void)
{
  Rect   portRect, theRect;
  Point  where;
  Str255 prompt = "\pChoose a rectangle colour:";

  GetWindowPortBounds(gWindowRef,&portRect);
  theRect = portRect;

  RGBBackColor(&gBlueColour);
  EraseRect(&theRect);
  InsetRect(&theRect,55,55);
  RGBForeColor(&gInColour);
  PaintRect(&theRect);

  where.v = where.h = 0;

  gColorPickerButton = GetColor(where,prompt,&gInColour,&gOutColour);

  InvalWindowRect(gWindowRef,&portRect);
}

// ******************************************************************* doDrawColorPickerChoice

void  doDrawColourPickerChoice(void)
{
  Rect portRect;
  char *cString;  

  GetWindowPortBounds(gWindowRef,&portRect);
  InsetRect(&portRect,55,55);

  if(gColorPickerButton)
  {
    RGBForeColor(&gOutColour);
    PaintRect(&portRect);

    RGBForeColor(&gWhiteColour);

    MoveTo(55,22);
    DrawString("\pRequested Red Value: ");
    cString = doDecimalToHexadecimal(gOutColour.red);
    MoveTo(170,22);
    DrawText(cString,0,6);

    MoveTo(55,35);
    DrawString("\pRequested Green Value: ");
    cString = doDecimalToHexadecimal(gOutColour.green);
    MoveTo(170,35);
    DrawText(cString,0,6);

    MoveTo(55,48);
    DrawString("\pRequested Blue Value: ");
    cString = doDecimalToHexadecimal(gOutColour.blue);
    MoveTo(170,48);
    DrawText(cString,0,6);
  }
  else
  {
    RGBForeColor(&gInColour);
    PaintRect(&portRect);

    RGBForeColor(&gWhiteColour);
    MoveTo(55,48);
    DrawString("\pCancel button was clicked.");
  }
}

// ******************************************************************** doDecimalToHexadecimal

char  *doDecimalToHexadecimal(UInt16 decimalNumber)
{
  static char cString[] = "0xXXXX";
  char        *hexCharas = "0123456789ABCDEF";
  SInt16      a;

  for (a=0;a<4;decimalNumber >>= 4,++a)
    cString[5 - a] = hexCharas[decimalNumber & 0xF];

  return cString;
}

// *******************************************************************************************
// MultiMonitor.c
// *******************************************************************************************

#include "Miscellany.h"

// **************************************************************************** deviceLoopDraw

void  deviceLoopDraw(SInt16 depth,SInt16 deviceFlags,GDHandle targetDeviceHdl,SInt32 userData)
{
  RGBColor  oldForeColour;
  WindowRef windowRef;
  Rect      portRect;
  RGBColor  greenColour  = { 0x0000, 0xAAAA, 0x1111 };
  RGBColor  redColour    = { 0xAAAA, 0x4444, 0x3333 };
  RGBColor  blueColour   = { 0x5555, 0x4444, 0xFFFF };
  RGBColor  ltGrayColour = { 0xDDDD, 0xDDDD, 0xDDDD };
  RGBColor  grayColour   = { 0x9999, 0x9999, 0x9999 };
  RGBColor  dkGrayColour = { 0x4444, 0x4444, 0x4444 };
  
  GetForeColor(&oldForeColour);

  windowRef = (WindowRef) userData;
  GetWindowPortBounds(windowRef,&portRect);
  EraseRect(&portRect);

  if(((1 << gdDevType) & deviceFlags) != 0)
  {
    InsetRect(&portRect,50,50);
    RGBForeColor(&greenColour);
    PaintRect(&portRect);
    InsetRect(&portRect,40,40);
    RGBForeColor(&redColour);
    PaintRect(&portRect);
    InsetRect(&portRect,40,40);
    RGBForeColor(&blueColour);
    PaintRect(&portRect);
  }
  else
  {
    InsetRect(&portRect,50,50);
    RGBForeColor(<GrayColour);
    PaintRect(&portRect);
    InsetRect(&portRect,40,40);
    RGBForeColor(&grayColour);
    PaintRect(&portRect);
    InsetRect(&portRect,40,40);
    RGBForeColor(&dkGrayColour);
    PaintRect(&portRect);
  }

  RGBForeColor(&oldForeColour);
}

// *******************************************************************************************
// HelpTag.c
// *******************************************************************************************

#include "Miscellany.h"
#include <string.h>

// .......................................................................... global variables

extern ControlRef gBevelButtonControlRef;
extern WindowRef  gWindowRef;

// .......................................................................... doHelpTagControl

void  doHelpTagControl(void)
{
  HMHelpContentRec helpContent;

  memset(&helpContent,0,sizeof(helpContent));
  HMSetTagDelay(50);

  helpContent.version = kMacHelpVersion;
  helpContent.tagSide = kHMOutsideBottomLeftAligned;

  helpContent.content[kHMMinimumContentIndex].contentType = kHMStringResContent;
  helpContent.content[kHMMinimumContentIndex].u.tagStringRes.hmmResID = 129;
  helpContent.content[kHMMinimumContentIndex].u.tagStringRes.hmmIndex = 1;
  helpContent.content[kHMMaximumContentIndex].contentType = kHMStringResContent;
  helpContent.content[kHMMaximumContentIndex].u.tagStringRes.hmmResID = 129;
  helpContent.content[kHMMaximumContentIndex].u.tagStringRes.hmmIndex = 2;

  HMSetControlHelpContent(gBevelButtonControlRef,&helpContent);
}

// ........................................................................... doHelpTagWindow

void  doHelpTagWindow(void)
{
  Rect              hotRect;
  HMHelpContentRec  helpContent;

  memset(&helpContent,0,sizeof(helpContent));
  HMSetTagDelay(500);

  helpContent.version = kMacHelpVersion;
  helpContent.tagSide = kHMOutsideRightCenterAligned;
  
  GetWindowPortBounds(gWindowRef,&hotRect);
  LocalToGlobal(&topLeft(hotRect));
  LocalToGlobal(&botRight(hotRect));  
  helpContent.absHotRect = hotRect;

  helpContent.content[kHMMinimumContentIndex].contentType = kHMStringResContent;
  helpContent.content[kHMMinimumContentIndex].u.tagStringRes.hmmResID = 129;
  helpContent.content[kHMMinimumContentIndex].u.tagStringRes.hmmIndex = 3;
  helpContent.content[kHMMaximumContentIndex].contentType = kHMStringResContent;
  helpContent.content[kHMMaximumContentIndex].u.tagStringRes.hmmResID = 129;
  helpContent.content[kHMMaximumContentIndex].u.tagStringRes.hmmIndex = 4;

  HMSetWindowHelpContent(gWindowRef,&helpContent);
}

// *******************************************************************************************

Demonstration Program Miscellany Comments

When this program is run, the user should make choices from the Demonstration menu, taking the
following actions and making the following observations:

o Choose the Notification item and, observing the instructions in the window, click the desktop
  immediately to make the Finder the foreground application.  A notification will be posted by
  Miscellany about 10 seconds after the Notification item choice is made.  Note that, when
  about 10 seconds have elapsed, the Notification Manager invokes an alert (Mac OS 8.6), 
  floating window (Mac OS 9.x), or system movable modal alert (Mac OS X) and alternates the
  Finder and Miscellany icons in the OS 8/9 Application menu title.  Observing the instructions
  in the alert/floating window/system movable modal alert:

o Dismiss the alert (Mac OS 8.6 only).

o On Mac OS 8/9, then choose the Miscellany item in the OS 8/9 Application menu, noting the 
  diamond mark to the left of the item name.  When Miscellany comes to the foreground, note
  that the icon alternation concludes and that an alert (invoked by Miscellany) appears. 
  Dismiss this second alert.

o On Mac OS X, click on the application's icon in the Dock.

o Choose the Notification item again and, this time, leave Miscellany in the foreground.  
  Note that only the alert invoked by Miscellany appears on this occasion.

o Choose the Notification item again and, this time, click on the desktop and then in the 
  Miscellany window before 10 seconds elapse.  Note again that only the alert invoked by
  Miscellany appears.

o Choose the Determinate Progress Indicator item, noting that the progress indicator dialog is
  automatically disposed of when the (simulated) time-consuming task concludes.

o Choose the Determinate Progress Indicator item again, and this time press the Command-period
  key combination before the (simulated) time-consuming task concludes.  Note that the progress
  indicator dialog is disposed of when the Command-period key combination is pressed.

o Choose the Colour Picker item and make colour choices using the various available modes. 
  Note that, when the Colour Picker is dismissed by clicking the OK button, the requested RGB
  colour values for the chosen colour are displayed in hexadecimal, together with a rectangle
  in that colour, in the Miscellany window.

o Choose the Multiple Monitors Draw item, noting that the drawing of the simple demonstration
  image is optimised as follows:

o On a monitor set to display 256 or more colours, the image is drawn in three distinct
  colours.  The luminance of the three colours is identical, meaning that, if these colours are
  drawn on a grayscale screen, they will all appear in the same shade of gray.

o On a monitor set to display 256 shades of gray, the image is drawn in three distinct shades
  of gray.

o Choose the Help Tags item, hover the cursor over the window and, when the Help tag appears,
  press the Command key to observe the maximum content version of the tag.  Repeat this while
  hovering the cursor over the bevel button control.

Miscellany.c

Global Variables

gDeviceLoopDrawUPP will be assigned a universal procedure pointer to the image-optimising
drawing function deviceLoopDraw called by DeviceLoop.  gProcessSerNum will be assigned the
process serial number of the Miscellany application.

main

The call to NewDeviceLoopDrawingProc creates a universal procedure pointer to the
image-optimising drawing function deviceLoopDraw.

A timer is installed and set to fire every one second.  When it fires, the function doIdle is
called.

A bevel button control is created, following which the calls to doHelpTagControl and
doHelpTagWindow create Help tags for the bevel button control and the window. 
HMSetHelpTagsDisplayed is called to disable the tags until the Help Tags item is chosen from
the Demonstration menu.

GetCurrentProcess gets the process serial number of this process.  The timer and the process
serial number are used in the notification demonstration.

appEventHandler

When the kEventAppActivated event type is received, if the global variable gNotificationInQueue
is set to true, doDisplayMessageToUser is called.  This is part of the notification
demonstration.

windowEventHandler

When the kEventWindowDrawContent event type is received, if the Multiple Monitors Draw item in
the Demonstration menu has been chosen (gMultiMonitorsDrawDemo is true), a call is made to
DeviceLoop and the universal procedure pointer to the application-defined (callback) drawing
function deviceLoopDraw is passed as the second parameter.

doMenuChoice

When the Multiple Monitors Draw item in the Demonstration menu is chosen, the window's port
rectangle is invalidated so as to force a kEventWindowDrawContent event and consequential call
to DeviceLoop.

Notification.c

doSetUpNotification

doSetUpNotification is called when the user chooses Notification from the Demonstration menu.

The first line calls doPrepareNotificationStructure, which fills in the relevant fields of a
notification structure.  The next line assigns true to a global variable which records that the
Notification item has been chosen by the user.

The next line saves the system tick count at the time that the user chose the Notification
item.  This value is used later to determine when 10 seconds have elapsed following the
execution of this line.

doPrepareNotificationStructure

doPrepareNotificationStructure fills in the relevant fields of the notification structure.

First, however, GetIconSuite creates an icon suite based on the specified resource ID and the
third parameter, which limits the suite to 'ics#', 'ics4' and 'ics8' icons.  The GetIconSuite
call returns the handle to the suite in its first parameter.  The call to GetResource loads the
specified 'snd ' resource.  GetString loads the specified 'STR ' resource.

The first line of the main block specifies the type of operating system queue.  The next line
specifies that the  mark is to appear next to the application's name in the Mac OS 8/9
Application menu.  The next three lines assign the icon suite (for Mac OS 8/9), sound (for Mac
OS 8/9) and string handles previously obtained.  The next line specifies that no response
function is required to be executed when the notification is posted.

doIdle

doIdle is called when the installed timer fires.

If the user has not just chosen the Notification item in the Demonstration menu
(gNotificationDemoInvoked is false), doIdle simply returns immediately.

If, however, that item has just been chosen, and if 10 seconds (600 ticks) have elapsed since
that choice was made, the following occurs:

o The calls to GetFrontProcess and SameProcess determine whether the current foreground process
  is Miscellany.  If it is not, the notification request is installed in the notification queue
  by NMInstall and the global variable gNotificationInQueue is set to indicate that a request 
  has been placed in the queue by Miscellany.  (This latter causes doDisplayMessageToUser to be
  called when the kEventAppActivated event is received.  doDisplayMessageToUser removes the
  notification request from the queue and has Miscellany convey the required message to the
  user.)  Also, gNotificationDemoInvoked is set to false so as to ensure that the main if block
  only executes once after the Notification item is chosen.

o If, however, the current foreground process is Miscellany, the function
  doDisplayMessageToUser is called to present the required message to the user in the normal
  way.  Once again gNotificationDemoInvoked is reset to false so as to ensure that the main if 
  block only executes once after the Notification item is chosen.

doDisplayMessageToUser

doDisplayMessageToUser is called by appEventHandler and doIdle in the circumstances previously
described.

If a Miscellany notification request is in the queue, NMRemove removes it from the queue and
gNotificationInQueue is set to false to reflect this condition.  (Recall that, if the nmResp
field of the notification structure is not assigned -1, the application itself must remove the
queue element from the queue.)

Regardless of whether there was a notification in the queue or not, Miscellany then presents
its alert.  When the alert is dismissed, the notification's icon suite, sound and string
resources are released/disposed of.

ProgressBar.c

doProgressBar

doProgressBar is called when the user chooses Determinate Progress Indicator from the
Demonstration menu.

GetNewDialog creates a modal dialog.  The call to GetDialogItemAsControl retrieves the dialog's
progress indicator control.  SetControlMaximum sets the control's maximum value to equate to
the number of steps in a simulated time-consuming task.

The main for loop performs the simulated time-consuming task, represented to the user by the
drawing of a large number of coloured rectangles in the window.  The task involves 3456 calls
to FrameRect.

Within the inner for loop, CheckEventQueueForCancel is called to check whether the user has
pressed the Command-period key.  If so, a 'snd ' resource is loaded, played, and released, the
dialog is disposed of, an advisory message in drawn in the window, and the function returns.

Each time round around the inner for loop, a progress indicator control's value is incremented.

When the outer for loop exits (that is, when the Command-period key combination is not pressed
before the simulated time-consuming task completes), the dialog is disposed of.

ColourPicker.c

doColourPicker

doColourPicker is called when the user chooses Colour Picker from the Demonstration menu.

The first block erases the window's content area and paints a rectangle in the colour that will
be passed in GetColor's inColor parameter. 

The next line assigns 0 to the fields of the Point variable to be passed in GetColor's where
parameter.  ((0,0) will cause the Colour Picker dialog to be centred on the main screen.)

The call to GetColor displays the Colour Picker's dialog.  GetColor retains control until the
user clicks either the OK button or the Cancel button, at which time the port rectangle is
invalidated, causing the function doDrawColourPickerChoice to be called.

doDrawColourPickerChoice

If the user clicked the OK button, a filled rectangle is painted in the window in the colour
returned in GetColor's outColor parameter, and the values representing the red, green, and blue
components of this colour are displayed at the top of the window in hexadecimal.  Note that the
function doDecimalToHexadecimal is called to convert the decimal (UInt32) values in the fields
of the RGBColor variable outColor to hexadecimal.

If the user clicks the Cancel button, a filled rectangle is painted in the window in the colour
passed in GetColor's inColor parameter.

doDecimalToHexadecimal

doDecimalToHexadecimal converts a UInt16 value to a hexadecimal string.

MultiMonitor.c

deviceLoopDraw

deviceLoopDraw is the image-optimising drawing function the universal procedure pointer to
which is passed in the second parameter in the DeviceLoop call.  (Recall that the DeviceLoop
call is made whenever the Multiple Monitors Draw item in the Demonstration menu has been
selected and an kEventDrawContent event type is received.)  DeviceLoop scans all active video
devices, calling deviceLoopDraw whenever it encounters a device which intersects the drawing
region, and passing certain information to deviceLoopDraw.

The second line casts the SInt32 value received in the userData parameter to a WindowRef.  The
window's content area is then erased.

If an examination of the device's attributes, as received in the deviceFlags formal parameter,
reveals that the device is a colour device, three rectangles are painted in the window in three
different colours.  (The luminance value of these colours is the same, meaning that the
rectangles would all be the same shade of gray if they were drawn on a monochrome (grayscale)
device.) 

If the examination of the device's attributes reveals that the device is a monochrome device,
the rectangles are painted in three distinct shades of gray.

HelpTag.c

doHelpTagControl and doHelpTagWindow

doHelpTagControl and doHelpTagWindow create Help tags for the bevel button control and the
window.

The call to memset clears the specified block of memory.  The call to HMSetTagDelay sets the
delay, in milliseconds, before the tag opens.

For the bevel button, the tagSide field of the HMHelpContentRec structure is assigned a value
which will cause the control's tag to be displayed below the control with its left side aligned
with the left side of the button.  For the window, the tagSide field is assigned a value which
will cause the control's tag to be displayed on the window's right, centered vertically.

The main block sets the content type and retrieves and assigns the minimum and maximum content
strings from a 'STR#' resource.  The calls to HMSetControlHelpContent and
HMSetWindowHelpContent install the Help tags on the control and window.
 
AAPL
$99.76
Apple Inc.
+2.09
MSFT
$44.08
Microsoft Corpora
+0.45
GOOG
$520.84
Google Inc.
+9.67

MacTech Search:
Community Search:

Software Updates via MacUpdate

TechTool Pro 7.0.5 - Hard drive and syst...
TechTool Pro is now 7, and this is the most advanced version of the acclaimed Macintosh troubleshooting utility created in its 20-year history. Micromat has redeveloped TechTool Pro 7 to be fully 64... Read more
PDFKey Pro 4.0.2 - Edit and print passwo...
PDFKey Pro can unlock PDF documents protected for printing and copying when you've forgotten your password. It can now also protect your PDF files with a password to prevent unauthorized access and/... Read more
Yasu 2.9.1 - System maintenance app; per...
Yasu was originally created with System Administrators who service large groups of workstations in mind, Yasu (Yet Another System Utility) was made to do a specific group of maintenance tasks... Read more
Hazel 3.3 - Create rules for organizing...
Hazel is your personal housekeeper, organizing and cleaning folders based on rules you define. Hazel can also manage your trash and uninstall your applications. Organize your files using a... Read more
Autopano Giga 3.7 - Stitch multiple imag...
Autopano Giga allows you to stitch 2, 20, or 2,000 images. Version 3.0 integrates impressive new features that will definitely make you adopt Autopano Pro or Autopano Giga: Choose between 9... Read more
MenuMeters 1.8 - CPU, memory, disk, and...
MenuMeters is a set of CPU, memory, disk, and network monitoring tools for Mac OS X. Although there are numerous other programs which do the same thing, none had quite the feature set I was looking... Read more
Coda 2.5 - One-window Web development su...
Coda is a powerful Web editor that puts everything in one place. An editor. Terminal. CSS. Files. With Coda 2, we went beyond expectations. With loads of new, much-requested features, a few... Read more
Arq 4.6.1 - Online backup to Google Driv...
Arq is super-easy online backup for the Mac. Back up to your own Google Drive storage (15GB free storage), your own Amazon Glacier ($.01/GB per month storage) or S3, or any SFTP server. Arq backs up... Read more
Airfoil 4.8.10 - Send audio from any app...
Airfoil allows you to send any audio to AirPort Express units, Apple TVs, and even other Macs and PCs, all in sync! It's your audio - everywhere. With Airfoil you can take audio from any... Read more
Apple iMovie 10.0.6 - Edit personal vide...
With an all-new design, Apple iMovie lets you enjoy your videos like never before. Browse your clips more easily, instantly share your favorite moments, and create beautiful HD movies and Hollywood-... Read more

Latest Forum Discussions

See All

Angry Birds Transformers Review
Angry Birds Transformers Review By Jennifer Allen on October 20th, 2014 Our Rating: :: TRANSFORMED BIRDSUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad Transformed in a way you wouldn’t expect, Angry Birds Transformers is a quite... | Read more »
GAMEVIL Announces the Upcoming Launch of...
GAMEVIL Announces the Upcoming Launch of Mark of the Dragon Posted by Jessica Fisher on October 20th, 2014 [ permalink ] Mark of the Dragon, by GAMEVIL, put | Read more »
Find Free Food on Campus with Ypay
Find Free Food on Campus with Ypay Posted by Jessica Fisher on October 20th, 2014 [ permalink ] iPhone App - Designed for the iPhone, compatible with the iPad | Read more »
Strung Along Review
Strung Along Review By Jordan Minor on October 20th, 2014 Our Rating: :: GOT NO STRINGSUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad A cool gimmick and a great art style keep Strung Along from completely falling apart.   | Read more »
P2P file transferring app Send Anywhere...
File sharing services like Dropbox have security issues. Email attachments can be problematic when it comes to sharing large files. USB dongles don’t fit into your phone. Send Anywhere, a peer-to-peer file transferring application, solves all of... | Read more »
Zero Age Review
Zero Age Review By Jordan Minor on October 20th, 2014 Our Rating: :: MORE THAN ZEROiPad Only App - Designed for the iPad With its mind-bending puzzles and spellbinding visuals, Zero Age has it all.   | Read more »
Hay Ewe Review
Hay Ewe Review By Campbell Bird on October 20th, 2014 Our Rating: :: SAVE YOUR SHEEPLEUniversal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad Pave the way for your flock in this line drawing puzzle game from the creators of Worms.   | Read more »
My Very Hungry Caterpillar (Education)
My Very Hungry Caterpillar 1.0.0 Device: iOS Universal Category: Education Price: $3.99, Version: 1.0.0 (iTunes) Description: Care for your very own Very Hungry Caterpillar! My Very Hungry Caterpillar will captivate you as he crawls... | Read more »
Dungeon Dick (Games)
Dungeon Dick 1.1 Device: iOS Universal Category: Games Price: $.99, Version: 1.1 (iTunes) Description: Dungeon Dick is a fantasy adventure where you must discover the wicked plot to destroy the lands . 'Fling' at your foes and land... | Read more »
Here’s How the Apple Watch Could Transfo...
With the Apple Watch’s generic release date of, “early 2015” hovering on the horizon, it’s only a matter of time before gamers begin to ask “What’s in it for us?” The obvious choice would be to place entire games directly on the face of the watch,... | Read more »

Price Scanner via MacPrices.net

2013 15-inch 2.0GHz Retina MacBook Pro availa...
B&H Photo has leftover previous-generation 15″ 2.0GHz Retina MacBook Pros now available for $1599 including free shipping plus NY sales tax only. Their price is $400 off original MSRP. B&H... Read more
Updated iPad Prices
We’ve updated our iPad Air Price Tracker and our iPad mini Price Tracker with the latest information on prices and availability from Apple and other resellers, including the new iPad Air 2 and the... Read more
Apple Pay Available to Millions of Visa Cardh...
Visa Inc. brings secure, convenient payments to iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3as well as iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Starting October 20th, eligible Visa cardholders in the U.S. will be able to use Apple Pay,... Read more
Textkraft Pocket – the missing TextEdit for i...
infovole GmbH has announced the release and immediate availability of Textkraft Pocket 1.0, a professional text editor and note taking app for Apple’s iPhone. In March 2014 rumors were all about... Read more
C Spire to offer iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3,...
C Spire on Friday announced that it will offer iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3, both with Wi-Fi + Cellular, on its 4G+ LTE network in the coming weeks. C Spire will offer the new iPads with a range of... Read more
Belkin Announces Full Line of Keyboards and C...
Belkin International has unveiled a new lineup of keyboard cases and accessories for Apple’s newest iPads, featuring three QODE keyboards and a collection of thin, lightweight folios for both the... Read more
Verizon offers new iPad Air 2 preorders for $...
Verizon Wireless is accepting preorders for the new iPad Air 2, cellular models, for $100 off MSRP with a 2-year service agreement: - 16GB iPad Air 2 WiFi + Cellular: $529.99 - 64GB iPad Air 2 WiFi... Read more
Price drops on refurbished Mac minis, now ava...
The Apple Store has dropped prices on Apple Certified Refurbished previous-generation Mac minis, with models now available starting at $419. Apple’s one-year warranty is included with each mini, and... Read more
Apple refurbished 2014 MacBook Airs available...
The Apple Store has Apple Certified Refurbished 2014 MacBook Airs available for up to $180 off the cost of new models. An Apple one-year warranty is included with each MacBook, and shipping is free.... Read more
Refurbished 2013 MacBook Pros available for u...
The Apple Store has Apple Certified Refurbished 13″ and 15″ MacBook Pros available starting at $929. Apple’s one-year warranty is standard, and shipping is free: - 13″ 2.5GHz MacBook Pros (4GB RAM/... Read more

Jobs Board

Position Opening at *Apple* - Apple (United...
…customers purchase our products, you're the one who helps them get more out of their new Apple technology. Your day in the Apple Store is filled with a range of Read more
Position Opening at *Apple* - Apple (United...
**Job Summary** At the Apple Store, you connect business professionals and entrepreneurs with the tools they need in order to put Apple solutions to work in their Read more
Position Opening at *Apple* - Apple (United...
**Job Summary** The Apple Store is a retail environment like no other - uniquely focused on delivering amazing customer experiences. As an Expert, you introduce people Read more
Position Opening at *Apple* - Apple (United...
**Job Summary** As businesses discover the power of Apple computers and mobile devices, it's your job - as a Solutions Engineer - to show them how to introduce these Read more
Position Opening at *Apple* - Apple (United...
…Summary** As a Specialist, you help create the energy and excitement around Apple products, providing the right solutions and getting products into customers' hands. You Read more
All contents are Copyright 1984-2011 by Xplain Corporation. All rights reserved. Theme designed by Icreon.