Request for review 7150349: [macosx] Applets attempting to show popup menus activate the applet process

Anton V. Tarasov anton.tarasov at
Mon Mar 19 23:39:30 PDT 2012

Hi Dmitry,

The fix looks fine for me.


On 17.03.2012 0:04, Dmitry Cherepanov wrote:
> Hello,
> Here's a fix for broken popup windows in applets. Basically, the fix suppresses the activation of 
> the applet's process when the user opens a popup window. To implement this, it starts using the 
> NSNonactivatingPanelMask mask for popup windows. Also, the fix introduces -orderFrontRegardless to 
> make sure that the popup window goes to the top while the applet is inactive.
> Webrev -
> Thanks,
> Dmitry

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