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Re: [sc-dev] Re: [patch] help guis improvements

There are some initClass things that have to be done before moving on
to the StartUp functions (can't think of them offhand, but I know
they're there). My feeling is that any startup action that is not
absolutely required to be done first should be a StartUp function. I'm
not sure that rises to the level of "policy" but it seems logical to

And yes, de-generic-ifying *categories makes sense since nobody but
the help system needs to be concerned with the help categories.


On Tue, Dec 23, 2008 at 12:09 PM, Scott Wilson <s.d.wilson.1@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 23 Dec 2008, at 04:23, James Harkins wrote:
> It could matter if there is an error in addToMenu - in that case, the
> startup process halts whereas if it's put into a startup function, the error
> is caught and everything else initializes properly.
> I see. Well, I suppose you could say that of anything in the startup chain,
> but there's no harm moving it. I'll do it once the categories business is
> resolved.

James Harkins /// dewdrop world

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Sing me a song no poet has yet chanted,
Sing me the universal."  -- Whitman

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