[racket] Embedding a GUI editor into Slideshows

From: Rodolfo Carvalho (rhcarvalho at gmail.com)
Date: Fri Jun 10 17:09:26 EDT 2011

Ok, thanks.

Alt + G brings up a "Go to slide" window. Isn't there a way to do something
similar for let's say Alt + V to bring something else like a video player or
code editor?!


Rodolfo Carvalho

On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 18:03, Robby Findler <robby at eecs.northwestern.edu>wrote:

> At the moment, I don't think that the slideshow pict objects (the
> things that are displayed in the window) can react to mouse/keyboard
> events to do what you want. Probably the easiest thing would be to add
> something at the slide level that would let you direct the viewer to
> put a GUI control somewhere that you supply and then take it away when
> the slide changes, and then build on that.
> I generally just alt-tab away, tho, since I like to show off drracket :)
> Robby
> On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 3:58 PM, Rodolfo Carvalho <rhcarvalho at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > Hello everybody,
> > Has anyone had the experience of embedding a "live code editor" into
> > Slideshow?
> > I woke up with this idea for a coming presentation, I would talk with
> slides
> > and from time to time I would show a code editor, type, and run a script
> > (not necessarily racket code) and see the result / show to the audience.
> > Of course this could be done alt-tabbing out of the presentation, but it
> > would be cool to have something that follow along the presentation.
> > Was it just a crazy dream?
> > []'s
> > Rodolfo Carvalho
> >
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