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10.4 Dialog Owners

When a dialog appears, it should be "owned" by some window. The main effect of this "ownership" is that the dialog is always in front of the owner window. When either the dialog or the owner is raised, the other follows.

All CAPI functions which display a dialog allow you to specify the owner.

10.4.1 The default owner

10.4.2 Specifying the owner

LispWorks CAPI User Guide (Macintosh version) - 22 Dec 2009