Omnis Weblib for Studio 5 -- Work in Progress

Ben Butler ben.butler at
Fri Aug 29 10:34:36 EDT 2014


I have been following this thread with interest and am excited and 
grateful to those who have given their time to this project.

I am curious, from the persepective of the person who develops for 
Windows rather than Mac clients.  And is using Studio 6.1.

What will this component do over and above using the ActiveX IE object.  
Bi Directional calling of methods / passing paramaters to / from Omnis 
and Javascript is something I am hoping will be possible...?  What other 



On 28/08/2014 23:33, Bastiaan Olij wrote:
> Hey David,
> As already communicated privately but you and Florian deserve as much
> public recognition for the work done here as possible.
> This is a piece of functionality I have heard asked for since the days I
> started with Omnis. It's been amazing to see how fast this has come
> together.
> Thank you guys very much!
> Bastiaan Olij
> On 29/08/14 12:52 AM, David McKeone wrote:
>> Hi again,
>> Thanks to some great help from Bob Mitchell at Mitford House the keyboard focus issue has now been resolved in the Mac component, and I think the last major hurdle for simple usage has been overcome (maybe complex too, I just haven’t looked).  The TL engineering and support teams have spent quite a bit of time over the last 2 weeks dealing with my pestering assisting me with this component, and although I won’t be able to attend Euromnis this year, I do hope that you can all extend my thanks to them in my stead.
>> The new development build is here (instructions in previous emails):
>> I’m unable to work on the component for a few days, but I’ll be unifying this code with the Windows code next week, and we’ll have an open source ‘beta’ component shortly after that on github.
>> This is exciting stuff!
>> I also want to once again thank Stefan Csomor, Bastiaan Olij, and Kelly Burgess for their assistance all the way through the process.  It has truly been a team effort.
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