[Gtk-sharp-list] progress bar not properly updating

Samuel Kaufman skaufman@elite.net
Wed, 07 Apr 2004 17:22:38 +0000

Would you send your code as a test case, please?

On Wed, 2004-04-07 at 17:47, Simon T. wrote:
> hi!
> i got a little problem with my progressbar, it doesnt update correctly.
> i wrote a function, that does some calculation and updates my bar using 
> fraction. the function is called on button.clicked event.
> first it didnt update at all, then i found a hint in the gtk faq 
> (http://www.mhatt.aps.anl.gov/dohn/programming/gtk-2.0/gtk-faq/x561.html), 
> so i added while (Gtk.Main.Iteration()); (also triedwhile 
> (Gtk.Main.IterationDo(false)); theres no documentation about Gtk.Main in 
> monodoc yet).
> my bar now updates correctly as long as the mouse is over the ok-button 
> which calls the function. if  i move the mouse to somewhere else it 
> stops updating until the calculation is done.
> is this a bug, or is it suposed to bahave like that? how can i get it to 
> update even if the button looses focus?
> (i also tried to call the function on button.released, didnt help, also 
> tried to call that gtk.main.iteration on button.left/button.released, 
> problem still there.)
> thanks in advance
> Simon