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util/boot/WindowDaemon19.lha

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Short:Extended control to intuition windows (V1.9.30)
Author:swaz at iconz.co.nz (David Swasbrook)
Uploader:swaz iconz co nz (David Swasbrook)
Type:util/misc
Architecture:m68k-amigaos
Date:1994-05-12
Download:http://aminet.net/util/boot/WindowDaemon19.lha - View contents
Readme:http://aminet.net/util/boot/WindowDaemon19.readme
Downloads:519

TITLE

	Window Daemon - Control Intuition Windows and Screens

VERSION

	Distribution version 1.9

AUTHORS

	David Swasbrook

	E-mail address: swaz at iconz.co.nz


DESCRIPTION

	Window Daemon gives extended control to intuition windows
	and screens through HotKeys and Arexx. In addition there
	is better workbench drawer manipulation, you can close
	the current drawer window when opening another drawer,
	and when closing a drawer can open its parent
	automatically. Using a hotkey you can manage the task
	priority owning the current window and even suspend the
	task. Also the active window can be brought to the front
	or pushed to the back by simply holding down both mouse
	buttons.

FEATURES	

	1. Arexx, Commodities and Locale Support.

	2. HotKey and Arexx support to manipulate the currently active
	   window and screen. Standard window controls are avalable
	   such as Zip, Close, Size, ToFront, ToBack, NextScreen,  etc...
	   Also can suspend tasks and modify priorities.

	3. Able to close the parent window of a drawer when opened on
	   "Workbench" if QUAALIFIER is held down. (Only available under
	   kickstart V39 or higher)

	4. Can open parent window of a "Workbench" drawer when the
	   drawer closed if QUALIFIER is held down.

	5. Closes all "Workbench" drawers when a drawer is closed if
	   either of the ALT keys are held down.

	6. Specialized options to forcefully close windows and screens,
	   and also to remove tasks that own the active window.

	7. Font sensitive interface.

	8. DEL key can be used to DELETE icons on workbench.

	9. HELP key can be used to get INFO on icons on wrkbench.

	10. Screen/Window selection requestor

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

	OS release 2.04 or newer is required.

	"matrix.library" version 23.1916 required. (included in archive)

	Hypertext compatable document. (ie. MultiView/AmigaGuide)

	Commodore installer.

	Distribution is archived with lha so program to
	un-archive them is needed. 

UPDATE
	This archive is an update of the WindowDaemon18.lha archive.

	New features:

		* Configuration is now saved in ENV: so there is
		  no need for all the tool types now.
		* Minor bug in DEL/HELP code fixed.
		* The qualifier for workbench window manipulation
		  for drawer open/close can be selected from
		  Control, Shift or MiddleMouseButton.
		* Screen/Window selection requestor by pressing
		  the right mouse button in the top right hand
		  corner of a screen.


Contents of util/boot/WindowDaemon19.lha
 PERMSSN    UID  GID    PACKED    SIZE  RATIO     CRC       STAMP          NAME
---------- ----------- ------- ------- ------ ---------- ------------ -------------
[generic]                  285     637  44.7% -lh5- 7fd0 May 12  1994 WindowDaemon.info
[generic]                 1089    3137  34.7% -lh5- f4c2 May 12  1994 WindowDaemon/Install
[generic]                  363     711  51.1% -lh5- 108f May 12  1994 WindowDaemon/Install.info
[generic]                24853   43748  56.8% -lh5- 1c55 May 12  1994 WindowDaemon/matrix.library
[generic]                10916   16976  64.3% -lh5- 7b93 May 12  1994 WindowDaemon/WindowDaemon
[generic]                 1848    5034  36.7% -lh5- b004 May 12  1994 WindowDaemon/windowdaemon.cd
[generic]                 8677   24915  34.8% -lh5- c8a5 May 12  1994 WindowDaemon/WindowDaemon.guide
[generic]                  221     468  47.2% -lh5- 2884 May 12  1994 WindowDaemon/WindowDaemon.guide.info
[generic]                  814    3871  21.0% -lh5- f179 May 12  1994 WindowDaemon/WindowDaemon.info
---------- ----------- ------- ------- ------ ---------- ------------ -------------
 Total         9 files   49066   99497  49.3%            May 12  1994

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