Bug 5698 - Mac main menu should be disabled when a modal dialog is opened
Summary: Mac main menu should be disabled when a modal dialog is opened
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: Shell ()
Version: Trunk
Hardware: PC Mac OS
: Normal major
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bugzilla
URL:
: 7994 ()
Depends on:
Blocks:
 
Reported: 2012-06-18 03:06 UTC by Lluis Sanchez
Modified: 2015-08-24 12:52 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Is this bug a regression?: ---
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Description Lluis Sanchez 2012-06-18 03:06:25 UTC
Mac main menu should be disabled when a modal dialog is opened
Comment 1 Alan McGovern 2012-11-01 17:18:53 UTC
*** Bug 7994 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 2 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2012-11-01 18:34:13 UTC
This allows messing things up pretty badly - modal dialogs assume other things won't be changing while they're open - and uses can open multiple modal dialogs which gets very confusing.
Comment 3 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2012-11-01 18:36:07 UTC
Here is the relevant code:
https://github.com/mono/monodevelop/blob/master/main/src/addins/MacPlatform/MacMainMenu.cs#L329

It appears GTK allows the main window to gain focus even when a modal window is open. Maybe we can work around this by detecting whether we're in a modal subloop, or iterating all windows and checking for modal ones.
Comment 4 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2012-11-02 14:21:47 UTC
Probably related to bug 8165.
Comment 5 Lluis Sanchez 2015-08-24 12:52:17 UTC
Main mac menu is currently disabled when a modal dialog is running.