X-Dock

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'''X-Dock''' is a new dock application for the Amiga.  It is part of the '''Enhancer Software''' package for AmigaOS.
 
'''X-Dock''' is a new dock application for the Amiga.  It is part of the '''Enhancer Software''' package for AmigaOS.
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== Arexx Interface ==
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X-Dock can handles the following ARexx commands on it's ARexx message port:
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XDOCK.''n'' 
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(where ''n'' = the instance number of the targeted X-Dock)
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'''NAME''' return name of the program "X-Dock"
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'''VERSION''' return version number "0.33 (10.04.2016)"
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'''ABOUT''' open About window
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'''SAVE''' save the currents X-Dock settings
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'''UNDO''' undo last change
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'''REDO''' redo last change
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'''HIDE''' hide the X-Dock (only Dragbar is visible)
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'''SHOW''' show the hiddent X-Dock
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'''IDENTIFY''' identify the X-Dock by bringing it to front and by blinking twice his buttons
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'''HORIZONTAL''' make the X-Dock horizontally oriented
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'''VERTICAL''' make the X-Dock vertically oriented
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'''ICONIFY''' iconify X-Dock
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'''MOVE_WINDOW''' ''x y'' move X-Dock window to ''x'',''y'' coordinates
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'''CLOSE''' close this X-Dock
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'''QUIT''' quit all running X-Dock
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'''HIDE_DRAGBAR''' hide the drag area if displayed
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'''SHOW_DRAGBAR''' show the drag area if hidden
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'''LOCK''' lock X-Dock
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'''UNLOCK''' unlock X-Dock
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'''HIDE_LABEL''' hide the labels below the buttons
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'''SHOW_LABEL''' show the labels below the buttons
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'''ACTIVATE''' activate the X-Dock window
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'''TOFRONT''' bring X-Dock window to the front (call ACTIVATE to activate it)
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'''TOBACK''' send X-Dock window behind others
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'''DELETE_XDOCK''' delete the corresponding X-Dock
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'''REMOVE_ALL''' remove all buttons
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'''OPEN''' ''n'' open X-Dock ''n'' (if not opened)
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'''NEW''' creates a new empty X-Dock
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'''RINGHIO_ON''' turns ON the Ringhio notifications
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'''RINGHIO_OFF''' turns OFF the Ringhio notifications
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'''MOVE''' ''a b'' move button at position ''a'' to position ''b''
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'''ADD''' [index_num program_name] icon_name program_label start_mode icon_selected_name"
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Add a program at specified index. index_num and program_name are both required.
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Examples:
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Add MultiEdit at the fifth position with .info as button picture in WB start mode and a dummy selected icon (not needed in .info mode):
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<pre style="color: black; background:lightgray; font-family:courier; width:60%">
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ADD "5 OS4_FE:Utilities/MultiEdit/MultiEdit.INFO MultiEdit WB DUMMY"
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</pre>
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Add a Separator at fourth position:
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<pre style="color: black; background:lightgray; font-family:courier; width:60%">
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ADD "4 Separator"
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</pre>
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Remove the specified index button:
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<pre style="color: black; background:lightgray; font-family:courier; width:60%">
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'''REMOVE''' "index_num"
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</pre>
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The following example with remove the second element of the dock:
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<pre style="color: black; background:lightgray; font-family:courier; width:60%">
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REMOVE "2"
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</pre>
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See ''X-Dock.rx'' for a ARexx sample.
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XDock ARexx port can too be addressed by using the CLI:
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<pre style="color: black; background:lightgray; font-family:courier; width:60%">
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rx 'ADDRESS XDock ADD 4 Separator'
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rx 'ADDRESS XDock REMOVE 4'
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rx 'ADDRESS XDock save'
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</pre>

Revision as of 16:44, 13 April 2016

X-Dock About Window
X-Dock Prefs Window
X-Dock Prefs Window
X-Dock Prefs Window
X-Dock Prefs Window

X-Dock is a new dock application for the Amiga. It is part of the Enhancer Software package for AmigaOS.


Arexx Interface

X-Dock can handles the following ARexx commands on it's ARexx message port:

XDOCK.n

(where n = the instance number of the targeted X-Dock)

NAME return name of the program "X-Dock"

VERSION return version number "0.33 (10.04.2016)"

ABOUT open About window

SAVE save the currents X-Dock settings

UNDO undo last change

REDO redo last change

HIDE hide the X-Dock (only Dragbar is visible)

SHOW show the hiddent X-Dock

IDENTIFY identify the X-Dock by bringing it to front and by blinking twice his buttons

HORIZONTAL make the X-Dock horizontally oriented

VERTICAL make the X-Dock vertically oriented

ICONIFY iconify X-Dock

MOVE_WINDOW x y move X-Dock window to x,y coordinates

CLOSE close this X-Dock

QUIT quit all running X-Dock

HIDE_DRAGBAR hide the drag area if displayed

SHOW_DRAGBAR show the drag area if hidden

LOCK lock X-Dock

UNLOCK unlock X-Dock

HIDE_LABEL hide the labels below the buttons

SHOW_LABEL show the labels below the buttons

ACTIVATE activate the X-Dock window

TOFRONT bring X-Dock window to the front (call ACTIVATE to activate it)

TOBACK send X-Dock window behind others

DELETE_XDOCK delete the corresponding X-Dock

REMOVE_ALL remove all buttons

OPEN n open X-Dock n (if not opened)

NEW creates a new empty X-Dock

RINGHIO_ON turns ON the Ringhio notifications

RINGHIO_OFF turns OFF the Ringhio notifications

MOVE a b move button at position a to position b

ADD [index_num program_name] icon_name program_label start_mode icon_selected_name"

Add a program at specified index. index_num and program_name are both required.


Examples:


Add MultiEdit at the fifth position with .info as button picture in WB start mode and a dummy selected icon (not needed in .info mode):

ADD "5 OS4_FE:Utilities/MultiEdit/MultiEdit.INFO MultiEdit WB DUMMY"


Add a Separator at fourth position:

ADD "4 Separator" 


Remove the specified index button:

'''REMOVE''' "index_num"


The following example with remove the second element of the dock:

REMOVE "2"

See X-Dock.rx for a ARexx sample.


XDock ARexx port can too be addressed by using the CLI:

	rx 'ADDRESS XDock ADD 4 Separator'
	rx 'ADDRESS XDock REMOVE 4'
	rx 'ADDRESS XDock save'
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