[Pharo-users] Get a String during the execution

Julien Delplanque julien at tamere.eu
Wed May 18 09:05:31 EDT 2016

Hello Valentin,

You should check the World>>#openModal: message.

I think this is what you are looking for. :-)



On 18/05/16 14:08, Valentin Ryckewaert wrote:
> Hi !
> I'm trying to make a method able to ask the user to write something which
> will be used in the method.
> During my method execution, a pop up appear on the screen, the user write
> anything 'test' for exemple, and then the method continue using this string.
> The code looks like this:
> MyClass>>dostuff
> mypopup := MyPopup new.
> mypopup openDialogWithSpec.
> mypopup window okAction: [ date := mapop input text. dostuff with the
> variable date ]."
> And then I execute this method:
> MyClass new dostuff.
> SessionManager default snapshot: false andQuit: true (To close Pharo)
> The problem is that the method dostuff wait the proc of the popup to make
> what is in the bloc but continue execution and close Pharo.
> I would like to be able to stop execution of the code just after mypopup
> window okAction and to reactivate it in the bloc executed when it's proc.
> Is it possible?
> Valentin

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