The next part of this lesson concerns adding a dialog box interface to the garden path application. To do this, you will be working with another language, dialog control language (DCL).
gpath function only accepts input on the command line. You included a stubbed-out function(gp:getDialogInput) with the intention of adding a dialog box interface. Now is the time to add the interface.Currently, your
There are two steps in creating a functional dialog interface:
The description and format of a dialog box is defined in a .dcl file. In the AutoLISP Developer's Guide, DCL is described in chapter 11, â€śDesigning Dialog Boxesâ€ť chapter 12, â€śManaging Dialog Boxesâ€ť, and chapter 13, â€śProgrammable Dialog Box Referenceâ€ť.
gp:getDialogInput.Program code that initializes default settings and responds to user interaction will be added to