ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog

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Updated: 2017-07-06
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NAME

ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog - Class to manage a yui YDumbTab properly  

SYNOPSIS

use ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog;

my $dlg = ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog->new(
    dialogType => ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog->mainDialog, ## or popupDialog
    title => ``New Title'',
    icon => $icon,
    optFields => [
        ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog->TimeField,
        ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog->DateField,
        ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog->TabField,
    ],
    buttons => [
        ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog->cancelButton,
        ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog->okButton,
    ],
    event_timeout => 0, # event timeout in msec during the waitForEvent()
    layout => sub { my $self = shift; my $layoutstart = shift; my $dlg = $self->dialog(); my $info = $self->info(); ... $self->addWidget('button1', $button, sub{...}, $backendItem1); },
    restoreValues => sub { my $self = shift; $info = {}; ...; return $info },
    result => sub { my $self = shift; ... }, );

my $result = $dlg->call();

## you should call this from the Module, and not directly from here...  

DESCRIPTION

This class wraps the most common dialog functionality  

SUPPORT

You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command:

perldoc ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog  

AUTHOR

Maarten Vanraes <alien@rmail.be>  

COPYRIGHT and LICENSE

Copyright (C) 2015-2016, Maarten Vanraes.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2, as published by the Free Software Foundation.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place - Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307, USA  

FUNCTIONS

 

new

INPUT

    hash ref containing
        module:             the parent ManaTools::Module
        dialogType:         ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog->mainDialog, or popupDialog
        title:              a title
        icon:               an icon
        layout:             a callback that builds the layout of the dialog
        restoreValues:      an optional callback that restore the values to an $info HashRef
        event_timeout:      an optional and rw timeout in msec during the waitForEvent()
                            needs a ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Event to manage the $yui::YEvent::TimeoutEvent
        buttons:            an optional hashref containing
                                ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog->cancelButton and/or
                                ManaTools::Shared::GUI::Dialog->okButton
        result:             an optional callback for returning a result (mostly for popupDialogs)

DESCRIPTION

    new is inherited from Moose, to create a Dialog object

 

checkFields

INPUT

    $self: this object

OUTPUT

    returns true or false depending on success

DESCRIPTION

    helper function to check if the optional factory has the optFields

 

getButton

INPUT

    $self: this object
    $buttonType: a buttonType

OUTPUT

    returns the CodeRef associated with the buttonType, or undef

DESCRIPTION

    gets the CodeRef associated with a buttontype

 

addButtons

INPUT

    $self: this object
    $ylayout: a layout widget to base the buttons on

DESCRIPTION

    add buttons to the layout according to $self->buttons()

 

multipleChanges

INPUT

    $self: this object

DESCRIPTION

    Start multiple changes (if required)

 

recalcLayout

INPUT

    $self: this object
    $force: bool

DESCRIPTION

    Recalculates the layout and ends multiple changes (if required or if forced)

 

call

INPUT

    $self: this object

OUTPUT

    the result from the dialog

DESCRIPTION

    Creates a dialog (either popup or main) and handles it's events and resturns the proper result.


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
SUPPORT
AUTHOR
COPYRIGHT and LICENSE
FUNCTIONS
new
checkFields
getButton
addButtons
multipleChanges
recalcLayout
call
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