[Geany-devel] configurable status line?

Nick Treleaven nick.treleaven at xxxxx
Tue Jun 29 10:42:01 UTC 2010

On Mon, 28 Jun 2010 13:13:11 +0100
Nick Treleaven <nick.treleaven at btinternet.com> wrote:

> On Sun, 27 Jun 2010 15:20:24 +0300
> Dimitar Zhekov <dimitar.zhekov at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > Here is a slightly newer version of the $subject patch.
> > 
> > Support for %_ has been removed, it doesn't make sense if the number of
> > spaces can not be set, and only makes the text harder to read.


> > The default status line text is _("line: %l / %n\t col: %c ..."), not

Yes, I'm not sure that the former would work for translatation.

> > To preserve the status bar speed, I used only g_string_append(), as in
> > the current code, instead of utils_string_replace_all(). There are more
> > _append calls, but that can't be avoided.
> Not sure that's necessary, I think it would be cleaner using
> utils_string_replace_first().

Your approach is probably good, but I'll move the switch loop into a
separate function.

> Also you need to preserve all comments as they are for the translators.

Here I noticed the RO comment got lost, I'll add it again.


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