Review request for 7124236: [macosx] Some components lost shadows after the latest fix of translucent windows.

Anthony Petrov anthony.petrov at
Fri Feb 3 05:24:37 PST 2012

On 2/3/2012 6:21 PM, Dmitry Cherepanov wrote:
> Anthony Petrov wrote:
>> The thread [1] mentions that using renderInContext: can actually 
>> produce satisfying results - i.e. make visually transparent areas 
>> transparent for mouse clicks, too. And this is actually what we really 
>> want, isn't it?
> I saw this method too. I've carried out some quick experiments but I 
> haven't managed to make it working. If you think that we should try it, 
> let me look at that again.

I think we should ask Apple guys on what they can suggest regarding this 
issue. We really need to be able to make visually fully non-opaque areas 
transparent for mouse clicks.

Mike, any ideas?

best regards,

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