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Replace, Deplicate, Destroy
The following message bounced because Pedro used a slightly different
address for posting. (I wish the spam protection wasn't needed.) I've
appended my response after it.
> From: "Mr. Peter Ivanyi" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> On Thu, 22 Apr 1999, Dennis Payne wrote:
> > Well, according to the help:
> > Alt-P
> > The last edited file will be replaced by a new window
> > selected in the 'Name'-line.
> > IMHO it shouldn't be at all. I don't know why anyone would want that.
> > BTW if you enlarge the file-manager window you can see the Copy option.
> > The duplicate function seems useless as well since Copy can do all that.
> Shall I remove them (replace/duplicate) ???
> Other behaviour, I find strange.
> In a project, when I add a file, I would expect the File Manager to close.
> Well, it does not.
> Anybody else feels the same ? :-)
Replace and duplicate should be removed. (If you don't I will, unless of
course a group starts lobbying to keep them.)
As for projects, I'm not sure. I remember dealing with a program that
did that and found it extremely annoying when converting from a Makefile
because I kept having to go to add. I will admit though when I have
used projects under xwpe I did expect it to go away. (If we could
select multiple files using shift/ctrl I definately agree with it.)