From: Bernt Hansen <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: George Kettleborough <email@example.com> Cc: "firstname.lastname@example.org" <email@example.com> Subject: Re: [PATCH] Option for clock and timer to be displayed in frame-title Date: Tue, 06 Mar 2012 12:43:06 -0500 [thread overview] Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw) In-Reply-To: <email@example.com> (Bernt Hansen's message of "Tue, 06 Mar 2012 12:35:46 -0500") Bernt Hansen <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: > Bernt Hansen <email@example.com> writes: > >> George Kettleborough <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: >> >>> On Tue, Feb 28 2012, Bernt Hansen wrote: >>>> This patch needs a changelog entry in the commit text and a long >>>> description would also be appreciated. The long description allows us >>>> to see the purpose of the patch and how to use it without the necessity >>>> to read and parse any of the code changes. >>> >>> Ok, I've done a changelog entry. I hope this is what is expected. >>> (Also fixed a minor bug in original patch and added better documentation >>> to the new custom variable). >>> >>> The patch adds options to both org-clock and org-timer regarding how the >>> current clock/timer is displayed. Currently they are both displayed in >>> the mode line. This is not ideal since if you split your window >>> horizontally then the mode line becomes quite short so often the clock >>> is truncated and the timer might not even be visible. >>> >>> The new options control whether the clock/timer is displayed in the mode >>> line and/or frame title. The frame title is usually wasted space for >>> people running a graphical version of emacs so it is quite useful there >>> I think. >> >> Thanks! I use frames on Windows at work and no frames on Linux (in >> xmonad) at home. I tend to run with emacs full screen so I haven't >> my modeline is long enough for me -- but it will be interesting to see >> how the frame title clock works. > > Hi George, > > I tried this patch at work and it hangs my Emacs session in Windows on > startup. It's totally unresponsive and I have to kill the process with > the task manager. > > I think there's an implementation problem here but I don't have any > other useful information about what it might be. Nevermind... it seems to be working on Windows now. I'm not sure what happened the first time. I'll report any other issues I find with this. Thanks! Regards, Bernt
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2012-03-06 17:43 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2012-02-28 21:44 g.kettleborough 2012-02-28 22:51 ` Bernt Hansen 2012-02-29 17:26 ` George Kettleborough 2012-03-01 1:43 ` Bernt Hansen 2012-03-06 17:35 ` Bernt Hansen 2012-03-06 17:43 ` Bernt Hansen [this message] 2012-03-06 18:00 ` George Kettleborough 2012-03-06 18:34 ` Jos'h Fuller 2012-03-06 18:48 ` Nick Dokos 2012-03-06 19:59 ` Bernt Hansen 2012-04-23 13:12 ` Bastien
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