Events and wxTreeCtrl

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Events and wxTreeCtrl

Post by romeo9423 » Tue Dec 20, 2005 7:03 pm


I have a class deriving from wxTreeCtrl like this :

class PrjTree : public wxTreeCtrl

and I would like to handle context menu. So I tried this in implementation file

BEGIN_EVENT_TABLE(PrjTree, wxTreeCtrl)
EVT_TREE_ITEM_RIGHT_CLICK(idPrjTree, PrjTree::OnItemRClick)
EVT_MENU(idAddCardCmd, PrjTree::OnAddCardCmd)

Problem is about EVT_MENU because I get this error :

invalid static_cast error from type void (PrjTree::*) (wxTreeEvent&) to type void (wxEventHandler::*) (wxCommandEvent&)

Does it mean that actually I need to declare a class deriving from wxEventHandler and including a wxTreeCtrl ?

I am a bit lost ...

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Post by Jorg » Tue Dec 20, 2005 7:25 pm

Simply handle the right mouse click on the control (or right mouse select) and use wxPopupMenu for your menu. The EVT_MENU is only meant for wxMenu and wxMenuItem classes.

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Post by Cursor » Tue Dec 20, 2005 7:48 pm

Simply use the appropriate wxEvent derivate class.
The wxMenu event fires a wxCommandEvent and you intercept a wxTreeEvent.

Replace :
void PrjTree::OnAddCardCmd(wxTreeEvent& event)
by :
void PrjTree::OnAddCardCmd(wxCommandEvent& event)
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