[fpc-pascal]QT - mouse and keyboard simult.

Florian Klaempfl Florian.Klaempfl at gmx.de
Fri Oct 6 10:20:50 CEST 2000

Martin Hankovec wrote:
> Hello,
> I try put the question once again :-)))
> Please, does anybody know, how to use keyboard and mouse under
> win32 console window simultaneously ? If I test api mouse function,
> it works (taking it from FPC examples). The example with keyboard works
> too. But both wait for an event and then writes it's parameters. How can I
> "in one loop" test keyboard, mouse and do anything else ? While using
> API mouse, the CRT "readkey" and "keypressed" are not working at all :-(
> (or are working very bad).
> Thanks for advice

Either you use the API units completly or you write your own mouse/keyboard
routines. Then the only (good) solution (afaik) do this is to run a seperate
thread which waits for an event and write it to buffers which can be read
from the main program (the API uses more or less the same solution).

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