RE: [DQSD-Users] run command in 2.5.8 beta 4

2002-04-25 Thread Monty Scroggins
to force 5 shortcuts on *everybody* especially since a large amount of people wont even know what the searches mean. (not everyone using the toolbar is technical).. FWIW Monty _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty Scroggins Broadband Data Systems Engineering (BDSE) MCI Worldcom

RE: [DQSD-Users] FAQs

2002-04-25 Thread Monty Scroggins
FWIW - If the html isnt a lot of trouble, I like the quick jumps to the answer when a question is clicked on. As the page gets fleshed out more and more, this capability will become increasingly useful.. IMO of course.. Monty _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty

RE: [DQSD-Users] Google error

2002-04-28 Thread Monty Scroggins
as it should. You can also use setbrowser from http://download.com.com/3000-2378-10039901.html?legacy=cnet It will help you get the file associations set.. You should still verify the associations manually, *especially* theURL one.. Monty _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty

[DQSD-Users] xml filename matching

2002-05-03 Thread Monty Scroggins
finally figuring out my original (scratch) search file named file.xml_new had the problem, and the search code I was working on was fine... Doh! Monty _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty Scroggins Broadband Data Systems Engineering (BDSE) MCI Worldcom

RE: [DQSD-Users] disabling searches

2002-05-03 Thread Monty Scroggins
Ah I see.. the disabled searchesare still loaded for the menu, but they are disabled for the help menu and the command line. Monty _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty Scroggins Broadband Data Systems Engineering (BDSE) MCI Worldcom -Original Message

[DQSD-Users] menu error

2002-05-05 Thread Monty Scroggins
know where the problem lies.. The helpbox still comes up fine, the error is only happening on the menu.. Monty _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty Scroggins Broadband Data Systems Engineering (BDSE) MCI Worldcom

RE: [DQSD-Users] new stuff

2002-05-06 Thread Monty Scroggins
Ah that explains it... I think there should be a new js file - 'savesearchsettings.js'. It looks like this file was accidentally left out of the new package.. Monty _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty Scroggins Broadband Data Systems Engineering (BDSE) MCI

RE: [DQSD-Users] Fwd: Dave's Quick Search Deskbar v2.5.7 - bug?

2002-05-17 Thread Monty Scroggins
. If no errors are reported during the install process, you should be ready to go.. (hopefully) Hope this helps Monty _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty Scroggins Broadband Data Systems Engineering (BDSE) MCI Worldcom -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto

RE: [DQSD-Users] [ dqsd-Feature Requests-562098 ] allow for optionalextensions

2002-05-30 Thread Monty Scroggins
_/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty Scroggins Broadband Data Systems Engineering (BDSE) MCI Worldcom -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]On Behalf Of Glenn Carr Sent: Thursday, May 30, 2002 8:55 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: RE: [DQSD-Users] [ dqsd-Feature

RE: [DQSD-Users] [ dqsd-Feature Requests-562098 ] allow for optionalextensions

2002-05-30 Thread Monty Scroggins
(anyone know if it is?). I can confirm that zipmagic allows the user to specify a target directory for the extraction, and the user is asked to confirm/override the default target directory when the archive is unpacked... Monty _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty Scroggins

RE: [DQSD-Users] Thoughts on installation problems

2002-06-06 Thread Monty Scroggins
in this area could possibly yield a sizable reduction in bug reports... IMO of course.. _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty Scroggins Broadband Data Systems Engineering (BDSE) MCI Worldcom ___ Don't miss the 2002 Sprint

RE: [DQSD-Users] Thoughts on installation problems

2002-06-06 Thread Monty Scroggins
running Win2k... If I remember right we actually did an uninstall/reboot/install to get things cleaned up properly... Monty _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty Scroggins Broadband Data Systems Engineering (BDSE) MCI Worldcom

RE: [DQSD-Users] Now I've really done it

2002-06-07 Thread Monty Scroggins
.. This means I can I pull it from CVS and plug it in right? Monty _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ _/ Monty Scroggins Broadband Data Systems Engineering (BDSE) MCI Worldcom ___ Don't miss the 2002 Sprint PCS

[DQSD-Users] cyclical events in the calendar

2002-07-18 Thread Monty Scroggins
As a convenience to anyone who uses the calendar to note recurring events, the link below could be included somewhere on the webpage or the FAQ maybe. It is a quick and dirty recurring events config file generator. Its only of use to someone who watches for cyclical events (like paydays etc)..

RE: [DQSD-Users] ie 5.5 apparently not needed?

2002-07-22 Thread Monty Scroggins
Installation noted that I'd need IE5.5 to use this properly. I only have IE 5, but I use Mozilla 1.0 and everything (including the search menu that's not supposed to work?) works very well. Perhaps there should be a note that you can use this with other browsers too. Thanks for the

RE: [DQSD-Users] cyclical events in the calendar

2002-07-22 Thread Monty Scroggins
Hi Monty, ete, FETE, Fete as event name work fine. Being a twisted mind :) , I tried also aeoiueaAeEIioO, it yields Bad 'Event Name' specified.. Ok this one doesnt surprise me... I do check for at least one plain word character. As long as entries like your first one work, I think it is

RE: [DQSD-Users] autodetect

2002-08-19 Thread Monty Scroggins
My opinion is to remove all the automatic recognitions. Early on when we were discussing the idea of moving the searches to their own standalone search files, Dave indicated he wanted to leave some of them in the interests of backward compatability for the people who had already been using the

RE: [DQSD-Users] autodetect

2002-08-19 Thread Monty Scroggins
- From: Monty Scroggins [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, August 19, 2002 9:41 AM Subject: RE: [DQSD-Users] autodetect My opinion is to remove all the automatic recognitions. Early on when we were discussing the idea of moving the searches to their own standalone search

RE: [DQSD-Users] finding text inside the help file

2002-08-19 Thread Monty Scroggins
There is an expand-all and collapse all link in the help window.. (actually I think these functions were implemented to facilitate searching the help window)they are just above the category table. Also have you checked out the excellent "qsfind" function? Once you get hooked on the qsfind

RE: [DQSD-Users] win-S problem

2002-08-22 Thread Monty Scroggins
The Win-S key wasn't working for me either.. I never felt the need to get focus on dqsd via the keyboard so it never really bothered me.. I think I thought I didnt fully understand what was supposed to happen or I was doing something wrong etc.. I was chatting with Glenn one day and he

RE: [DQSD-Users] win-S problem

2002-08-22 Thread Monty Scroggins
I have version 3.0 of DQSD, Win98 2nd Ed, IE 5.5, but I'm using Opera 6.05 as my default browser and have edited that loadfoo variable to make searches launch in Opera. Also I'm using Proxomitron as an Opera proxy. BTW - you shouldn't have had to do this. If Opera is correctly set

RE: [DQSD-Users] Nupedia, Wikipedia

2002-08-26 Thread Monty Scroggins
There is an intent to have all the searches delivered with the releases, and only the enabled searches loaded at startup. I agree that as the list of searches continues to grow, the load on the box will increase.. The idea of querying the web for the db of searches has been discussed, but

RE: [DQSD-Users] Nupedia, Wikipedia

2002-08-26 Thread Monty Scroggins
There are a lot of searches JB pointed to over at (http://www.metrocast.net/~peteh/toolbar.html) which would be handy in the default package as well if the owner would like to contribute them and theres no trouble adding them. Agreed. Pete? Actually, some time ago Pete has posted a

RE: [DQSD-Users] dictionary popup

2002-08-30 Thread Monty Scroggins
Ah yes you are right... that should have said that the dictionary popup on sourceforge didnt contain the fix... Monty -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]On Behalf Of Glenn Carr Sent: Friday, August 30, 2002 1:48 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re:

RE: [DQSD-Users] 3.1.1 beta

2002-09-06 Thread Monty Scroggins
Ah... I just realized.. with the renaming of some of the searches, users will need to clean out the searches directory before installing 3.1.1.. otherwise you will see duplicate searches on the menu with different alias.. example - palm and palmgear... These are the same searches, but the

RE: [DQSD-Users] Mozilla new tab shift enter support

2002-09-11 Thread Monty Scroggins
Pressing enter in the toolbar will open the default browser (regardless of which one it is) with the URL www.google.com ... Is this what you meant? Monty -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]On Behalf Of [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, September

RE: [DQSD-Users] DQSD with Crazy Browser

2002-09-20 Thread Monty Scroggins
how did you check the default browser? There are several areas where the default browser needs to be set. filetype, protocol etc..Just to be sure your browser is correctly set to the default, download and try this little app - http://www.pc-tools.net/files/win32/freeware/stbrws14.exe just

[DQSD-Users] file extension search suggestions

2002-09-23 Thread Monty Scroggins
I have a fewsuggestions for the fe (file extensions) search Currently, if a file extension is specified for the search, that doesnt match a single letter or number, 'sym', or 'num', the search calls nullargs to display the help popup '?' instructions.. I suggest making the searchuse the

RE: [DQSD-Users] Crazy windows

2002-09-23 Thread Monty Scroggins
FWIW - I was never been able to get the win-s thing to work.. I never really bothered me because I never use it..and I thought I must be mis-understanding what was supposed to happen.. One day I tried to get it working and couldn't... Oddly it works now since my machine cratered and I had to

RE: [DQSD-Users] (no subject)

2002-09-27 Thread Monty Scroggins
read the unsubscribe instructions sent to you when you signed up PLEASE !! https://lists.sourceforge.net/lists/listinfo/dqsd-users -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]On Behalf Of david fulton Sent: Friday, September 27, 2002 2:32 AM

RE: [DQSD-Users] Some questions/suggestions

2002-09-29 Thread Monty Scroggins
I'm not one of the hardcore developers, but anyone who has had experience with me knows, I'm not afraid to flap my gums a bit So FWIW - - Should the category being set in the localaliases.txt file be used in building the menu, so that all of my local aliases aren't in the

RE: [DQSD-Users] Some questions/suggestions

2002-09-30 Thread Monty Scroggins
Hey, Monty skipped this point, while I think it's a very interesting one !! Actually, It's one of the 3 reasons why I still have the Google bar .. snip Yeah I skipped this one because there was some discussion on it a few weeks back.. I tried to raise a question whether highlighting search

[DQSD-Users] tray saver utility

2002-10-01 Thread Monty Scroggins
Anyone wishing to work around the disappearing tray icon problem might find this little program useful.. http://www.mlin.net/TraySaver.shtml Excerpt from the web page: In addition, TraySaver rescues tray icons lost after an Explorer crash.. Monty

RE: [DQSD-Users] post this please

2002-10-03 Thread Monty Scroggins
done.. Monty -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]On Behalf Of John W. Bairen, Jr. Sent: Thursday, October 03, 2002 1:42 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [DQSD-Users] post this please Hey guys I'm at work and we're behind a new firewall so I

RE: [DQSD-Users] hi

2002-10-04 Thread Monty Scroggins
Bill it appears the administrative tasks are a tad out-of-sync with the release.. you're not doing anything wrong, the dqsd.net site just needs to be updated to include 3.1.4.0.. If you want you can fetch the package directly from sourceforge -

[DQSD-Users] computer groups

2002-10-25 Thread Monty Scroggins
The "computer" is getting too large.. The menu it generates is almost the entire height of my screen... Unless someone objects, I am going to divide the computer category of searches into separate categories.. I am thinking - Programming, Software, Networking andComputing Reference.. Is

RE: [DQSD-Users] RE: dqsd: updates to calendar. Translations. 1 question.

2002-11-04 Thread Monty Scroggins
I believe localprefs.js is still in use.. The install creates the file if it doesnt exist. I think its not referenced in preferences.js because the localprefs.js filename isnt adjustable. Monty -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: [DQSD-Users] IE Auto-disconnect message missing

2002-11-08 Thread Monty Scroggins
Sorry but I am at a loss trying to understand this problem... Can you elaborate a little more please? Thanks Monty After downloading and installing the dqsd task bar on my Windows 98 IE 6 sp1 system I found that the Auto-disconnect message that normaly displays when the last

RE: [DQSD-Users] A New Search [lyricsfind.com]

2002-11-14 Thread Monty Scroggins
I checked this in... thanks Steve! Monty -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:dqsd-users-admin;lists.sourceforge.net]On Behalf Of Steve Heil Sent: Wednesday, November 13, 2002 10:17 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [DQSD-Users] A New Search [lyricsfind.com]

RE: [DQSD-Users] How to restart?

2002-11-15 Thread Monty Scroggins
to restart enter an exclamation in the toolbar and press return.. as for ending the toolbar, you can right-click on the toolbar title and select close toolbar from the popup context menu.. this removes the toolbar from the taskbar, but it is actually still loaded until you logout... if you

RE: [DQSD-Users] A problem with search using a Search and the+ sign

2002-11-21 Thread Monty Scroggins
This is happening because the '+' symbol is a shortcut for the mapquest search.. The regex that identifies the shortcuts should maybe be modified to require a space around them.. I dunno BUT in the interim, you can execute your search using the google 'gg' shortcut. example: gg g++ works

RE: [DQSD-Users] new search problem

2002-11-25 Thread Monty Scroggins
John, Attach the search so the users can take a look at it.. There is no way to debug the problem without seeing the code.. Monty -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]On Behalf Of John Sent: Monday, November 25, 2002 8:53 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: [DQSD-Users] well again error 73 !! :|

2002-12-02 Thread Monty Scroggins
Netcaptor is just an enhanced frontend for the IE libraries. Not much is different in the basic functionality of the browser.. I have never run across a page that would not load in Netcaptor but would in IE. I agree with John that these problems are usually related to the failure(s) in getting

RE: [DQSD-Users] Script errors.

2002-12-02 Thread Monty Scroggins
-- At startup/logon I get an error on line 180, char 33, Unexpected quantifier, code 0. That line is empty in search.html. If you are getting an error like this on startup, then any failures afterward are expected... This is most likely a mix of dqsd versions on the box, or a

RE: [DQSD-Users] Calculator problem: comma vs. period

2003-01-30 Thread Monty Scroggins
hmmmThis is cheesy workaround for this problem, but you could maybe add this line - var expr = expr.replace(/\,/g, .); at line 9 of calculate.js. This replaces any commas with decimals in the math expression.. Of course every toolbar upgrade will overwrite calculate.js, so you will need to

RE: [DQSD-Users] META: Sender e-mail on this list

2003-04-02 Thread Monty Scroggins
test test test -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, April 02, 2003 10:53 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] META: Sender e-mail on this list Hi Monty, On Wed, 2 Apr 2003 10:40:50 -0600, you [EMAIL PROTECTED]

[DQSD-Users] test test

2003-04-02 Thread Monty Scroggins
test test test... please disregard Monty

RE: [DQSD-Users] Perldoc Search - first version

2003-06-05 Thread Monty Scroggins
Man I love this! thanks for the very useful addition.. IMO the computers-programming is the better fit which is where you have it now. Mont -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Dean Wilson Sent: Tuesday, June 03, 2003 4:39 PM To: [EMAIL

RE: [DQSD-Users] XML code to open search in specific Browser?

2003-06-06 Thread Monty Scroggins
I would just do it in an alias which would call run iexplore url Example from my localaliases.txt file - sirius|run iexplore http://www.sirius.com/servlet/ContentServer?pagename=Sirius/CachedPagec=Pag ecid=1019257316800si=5_1_1p1=28|SIRIUS Radio Mont -Original Message- From:

[DQSD-Users] RE: [DQSD-Devel] [ dqsd-Bugs-753699 ] Non-functional Quick Search Deskbar

2003-06-13 Thread Monty Scroggins
If the text entry in the toolbar is greyed out then the OS is not successfully able to load it... Its not that the toolbar is malfunctioning. I think your problem is probably OS related. Something to try if you havent already: 1. Ensure you have the latest script engine. There have been recent

RE: [DQSD-Users] (no subject)

2003-06-18 Thread Monty Scroggins
hmmm I see no reason why it wouldn't.. If you are able to test it please post to the group for future reference.. Monty -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Herbert Walberg Sent: Tuesday, June 17, 2003 12:47 AM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: [DQSD-Users] Solution Found!

2003-06-18 Thread Monty Scroggins
Title: Message Wow I find it very interesting (disturbing) that emptying the temporary storage was able to correct the problem.. But hey if it works! Monty -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]On Behalf Of Richard AlwoodSent: Tuesday, June

[DQSD-Users] RE: [DQSD-Devel] New release?

2003-06-26 Thread Monty Scroggins
If you want a convenient way to do this, use my web page - http://www.master-minds.net/cgi-bin/disablesearches.cgi It will allow you to make informed decisions on which search you want to keep or disable and generate a batch file you can save and run to perform the file renames.. Its hard to

RE: [DQSD-Users] New Search: Wrap Clipboard

2003-08-29 Thread Monty Scroggins
I dont believe it is within the current design to have multiple searches in one xml.. of course you can have multiple forms submitting to different URL's within a single xml file, but they would all have to be initiated from a single search.. There are a couple of searches that, depending on the

RE: [DQSD-Users] Web button graphics (attached)

2003-09-04 Thread Monty Scroggins
What might be nifty is to have a small dqsd graphic displayed in place of the word Search, like the hotbot version of dqsd has... its a tiny little improvement, but it adds an advertisement along with being a little more visually appealing... Just a thought Monty -Original Message-

Re: [DQSD-Users] Web button graphics (attached)

2003-09-05 Thread Monty Scroggins
How does changing the word Search with a graphic of the same size increase the amount of space used? Monty On Thu, 4 Sep 2003 20:56:41 -0400, Steve Poirier [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I agree that is is a waste of space. Steve Poirier -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE: [DQSD-Users] half searches

2003-11-03 Thread Monty Scroggins
*or* the search can be performed by calling gg (or whatever search engine you wish) like 'gg half blah blah blah...' to avoid letting the toolbar interpret which search is being called.. Monty -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Glenn

RE: [DQSD-Users] half searches

2003-11-03 Thread Monty Scroggins
Dean, Please remember to rename the function name to match the search name if you rename any of these.. Just like the search names, the function names have to be unique, and to ensure this is the case, there has been a guideline that the function name match the search name. As far as the

RE: [DQSD-Users] half searches

2003-11-06 Thread Monty Scroggins
FWIW - I think we have done a decent job in keeping the vast majority of the searches to uncommon terms.. For the few you are suggesting renaming, I would argue that some of them dont really present a problem with their names anyway...Also it has been overlooked that for this conflict to

RE: [DQSD-Users] Google's deskbar and miniviewer

2003-11-11 Thread Monty Scroggins
FWIW - I see 5 features that are really worth replicating: 1) the miniviewer, by far the most important to me 2) configuration dialog--in my opinion it's a must that it should allow you to easily enable/disable searches The help window doubles as this.. The one piece missing is that the

RE: [DQSD-Users] news interface to this list?

2003-11-11 Thread Monty Scroggins
Is there any way to read/post to this list using a newsgroup instead of email? http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?forum_id=8601 Monty --- This SF.Net email sponsored by: ApacheCon 2003, 16-19 November in Las Vegas. Learn

[DQSD-Users] disabling searches utility

2003-12-05 Thread Monty Scroggins
I still use my webpage to create a batch file to disable searches.. If anyone is interested, I updated the page and added select all and select none buttons to toggle the checkbox settings for all the searches at once.. I also added a feature that the category names can be clicked on and all

RE: [DQSD-Users] disabling searches utility

2003-12-05 Thread Monty Scroggins
/subactegory Take care, MLL -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Monty Scroggins Sent: Saturday, December 06, 2003 2:57 AM To: Dqsd-Users Subject: [DQSD-Users] disabling searches utility I still use my webpage to create

Re: [DQSD-Users] DQSD UpSave search

2003-12-12 Thread Monty Scroggins
On Fri, 12 Dec 2003 07:10:57 -0500, Krohne Gregory Contr AFRC/SCOS [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Also the form and function names should change to upsavef and upsave respectively too. This is a guideline established to avoid function/form name clashes.. Monty 'US' is too common a term. Make it

Re: [DQSD-Users] disabling searches utility

2003-12-14 Thread Monty Scroggins
On Sun, 14 Dec 2003 00:46:23 -0500, Shawn K. Hall [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Monty, I fixed this... sort of... Now when a category is clicked, the specific item in the category is moved to the top of the page when it refreshes... It still keeps you where you were, which was the main

Re: [DQSD-Users] disabling searches utility

2003-12-14 Thread Monty Scroggins
On Sun, 14 Dec 2003 00:46:23 -0500, Shawn K. Hall [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: As long as you're using the onclick handler you don't have to include an href attribute. Ah... I didnt know this.. thanks! I learned something... A change to the css to set the mouse pointer to hand and I am back in

[DQSD-Users] Link mods please

2003-12-16 Thread Monty Scroggins
John B, Could you please update the dqsd.net contrib page where the link is posted for my events file generator. I wanted to include the word Recurring to be more descriptive: Monty's Recurring Events File Generator - http://www.master-minds.net/dqsd/events.htm Monty has created a page to

[DQSD-Users] Revised 2004 - holidays.us.xml

2004-01-01 Thread Monty Scroggins
I am submitting the US holidays for 2004.. Can someone check this in please? Monty !-- This file contains a listing of public holidays in the U.S. for the years 2000-2004. -- events event name=New Year's Day type=public_holiday date day=1 month=1/ /event event name=Martin

Re: [DQSD-Users] RE: Revised 2004 - holidays.sg.xml

2004-01-03 Thread Monty Scroggins
Thanks, I didn't realize that holidays and events were the same things... I *think* the event type parameter was intended to be used for some kind of event partitioning (birthdays versus public holidays etc) but I dont think it was ever implemented... Monty

Re: [DQSD-Users] Revised 2004 - holidays.sg.xml

2004-01-04 Thread Monty Scroggins
And just a thought for everybody. Aren't singaporian, canadian, us holidays predictable several years in advance ? That would make things leaner. Example : after some research, I could build a holidays.fr.xml with virtually no limit of year (though I stopped at 2020). Easier. At least for the

Fw: [DQSD-Users] Revised 2004 - holidays.sg.xml

2004-01-04 Thread Monty Scroggins
Ah I dont think I fully understood the original statement. I meant to say that some of the US holidays arent a defined date, and therefore a single years' holidays can't be merely duplicated with a changed year... They are predictable however.. Monty - Original Message - From: Monty

[DQSD-Users] Fw: [DQSD-Devel] FW: DQSD: Alarm fixed?

2004-01-15 Thread Monty Scroggins
Attached is a slightly modified alarm.xml. It handles single hour values for timestamps. The alarm search also seemed to have an undocumented feature to allow an alarm to be set in x minutes-from-now. This is redundant with the timer function. The timer function could therefore probably be

[DQSD-Users] Re: Background of search button should be translucent

2004-01-16 Thread Monty Scroggins
The background of the image is transparent.. The problem is, XP overlays graphics on the title bars. The color you see in the back of the image is the system 3d objects' color coming through the graphic. I think a couple of things could be done to help with the XP display problem. The

Re: [DQSD-Users] Re: Background of search button should be translucent

2004-01-16 Thread Monty Scroggins
Can't we just keep it the way it is, with the char, whatever it's called? It should blend in OK with most themes...? The reason I made the statement that possibly it should include a graphic is because it doesnt blend in.. It is a menu button and inherits its color from the system, as opposed

[DQSD-Users] xp olive scheme mods

2004-01-16 Thread Monty Scroggins
I have been doing some messing with the toolbar to get it to blend with the XP olive color scheme.. I have attached a graphic showing what I have settled on..(olivesnap.png) I also made sometiny changes, that I would like to post to get feedback etc: I set a css id on the table used to

[DQSD-Users] new XP scheme additions

2004-01-17 Thread Monty Scroggins
I took the color scheme graphics and made a consistent template. With the exception of the colors being used, the look across all 3 color schemes is the same. I also created a neutral default scheme that could be used if the user isnt running one of the standard 3 color schemes. I renamed the

[DQSD-Users] enable/disable searches utility mod

2004-01-18 Thread Monty Scroggins
I made a few improvements to my online search disabling/enabling utility: http://www.master-minds.net/cgi-bin/disablesearches.cgi 1. The dqsd install directory can be specified if it is different from the default location. 2. The search.xml_disabled files aren't deleted if the search.xml

Re: [DQSD-Users] ANN: DQSD 3.1.8 goes final!

2004-01-19 Thread Monty Scroggins
Does the uninstaller remove the local* files and directory? I think these are left untouched along with the menu history and the command history files... A couple of questions about the installer: Shouldn't the installer create the localsearches directory if it doesnt exist? What about asking

Re: [DQSD-Users] ANN: DQSD 3.1.8 goes final!

2004-01-19 Thread Monty Scroggins
The installer might already have this behavior, but I dont know offhand... Its been a while since any of this was discussed on the group.. IMO the installer should: Not over-write any local* file if one already exists.. I think the bundle comes with a couple of empty local* files

Re: [DQSD-Users] Can't download new version

2004-01-19 Thread Monty Scroggins
go here - http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=42081 and scroll down to the dqsd package.. Monty - Original Message - From: Randy Wallin [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, January 19, 2004 11:33 PM Subject: [DQSD-Users] Can't download new version

Re: [DQSD-Users] Error Message

2004-02-08 Thread Monty Scroggins
This is an online version check to see if an update is available.. It is failing because the website to which it is connecting hasn't received the latest updates.. To turn the auto-check off, set checkForUpdate = false in your localprefs.js file. Example: /* Check web for an updated version

Re: [DQSD-Users] Error Message

2004-02-08 Thread Monty Scroggins
Yeah Dave can you chime in on this? How does the website get updated? Is there something we can do to force it to update? Monty - Original Message - From: John W. Bairen, Jr. [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Sunday, February 08, 2004 12:29 PM Subject: RE: [DQSD-Users]

Re: [DQSD-Users] two new searches

2004-02-12 Thread Monty Scroggins
done.. Monty - Original Message - From: Sarah Sweeney [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: DQSD Users [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, February 12, 2004 1:03 PM Subject: [DQSD-Users] two new searches I've created two new searches, one for adtunes.com, where you can find out the name of a song you

Re: [DQSD-Users] RSSX: RSS Parsing Search (beta)

2004-02-16 Thread Monty Scroggins
reload the toolbar by entering ! in the toolbar and pressing return.. That should do it. Monty - Original Message - From: Ed Greenberg [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Monday, February 16, 2004 11:24 AM Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] RSSX: RSS Parsing Search (beta) --On

[DQSD-Users] Re: [DQSD-Devel] looking for localsearch_silver.css

2004-02-17 Thread Monty Scroggins
Ha!.. I opened a ticket in sourceforge about the missing files and it appears they have fixed it. *AND* the dqsd.net site is now updated... The version.xml is now propagated and the Failure to parse on-line version errors should cease.. Monty - Original Message - From: John W.

Re: [DQSD-Users] RSSX: RSS Parsing Search (beta)

2004-02-17 Thread Monty Scroggins
I have a couple of ideas.. First, instead of hard-coding a width of 380 px, it would be nice to specify a min of 380, but get the width of the rss window. This is useful when viewing a graphic. I was tinkering with the xml a bit and added this to the displayRssxSearchPopup() to do this -

Re: [DQSD-Users] daily comic strip

2004-02-18 Thread Monty Scroggins
Title: Message ah yeah... I should rename it and the functions.. no biggie.. Monty - Original Message - From: John W. Bairen, Jr. To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, February 18, 2004 9:07 PM Subject: RE: [DQSD-Users] daily comic strip nifty

Re: [DQSD-Users] daily comic strip

2004-02-19 Thread Monty Scroggins
: Monty Scroggins Subject: [DQSD-Users] daily comic strip If anyone is intersted.. I have been hacking around with the rssx.xml file to create comics.xml.. It uses the tapestry rss feed to display any of a bunch of different daily comic strips.. The strips stay up until

[DQSD-Users] new comics search

2004-02-22 Thread Monty Scroggins
If anyone is interested - Here is an updated version of comx.xml.. This has some fixes. The comix.xml file posted previously was mis-named as well.. I will check this in soon.. CVS is refusing me to login at the moment.. Monty search function=comx nameComic Strip/name

Re: [DQSD-Users] new comics search

2004-02-24 Thread Monty Scroggins
Man my mail was hosed.. I missed the last bunch of messages... If anyone is interested -I am :-)Cool. Still hoping someone locates a rss farside feed!Thanks, Tom. It appears that the farside comic is protected.. They dont appear to have any online access to the comic.. Monty

Re: [DQSD-Users] new comics search

2004-02-24 Thread Monty Scroggins
HA!.. uncanny .. I didnt like that problem either.. I changed the xml yesterday to use ParseArgs.. I checked the file into CVS but didnt bother to post to the group.. I didnt realize I wasnt getting email messages... Please pull one from CVS and give it a go.. if you want I can send it to

Re: [DQSD-Users] new comics search

2004-02-24 Thread Monty Scroggins
I put in some things to handle the Sunday comics.. Hopefully they will all display ok.. Please pull a new one from sourceforge and let me know if you have any problems... Monty ...would one of those fixes be the window-size? Today's Peanuts comic doesn't fit in the window. :( ...in

Re: [DQSD-Users] new comics search

2004-02-25 Thread Monty Scroggins
I modified the comx.xml search to use the full comic names for the switches, hence a few of the switches have changed. Since the switches can be abbreviated, it should be really forgiving for input. Monty --- SF.Net is sponsored by: Speed

Re: [DQSD-Users] Installs to c drive moving

2004-02-27 Thread Monty Scroggins
Tom if it helps any in the future, the renaming utility can toggle all the searches at once with the buttons at the top of the page and also the utility can toggle the searches in a particular category by clicking the category name in the category column (computers, finance, etc.).. It's still

[DQSD-Users] Re: [DQSD-Devel] comx: additional comics request

2004-02-28 Thread Monty Scroggins
hmm I didnt get calvin and hobbs, but I did add most others from the site.. This brings the total up to 143 comics: 9 Chickweed Lane 9 to 5 A Case in Point Adam at Home Agnes Alley Oop

Re: [DQSD-Users] Re: [DQSD-Devel] comx: additional comics request

2004-02-28 Thread Monty Scroggins
Ah.. Born Loser is a weekly comic.. Comics have to be daily for their pic to be fetched.. I removed a few comics from the search for this reason.. I added Calvin and Hobbs. and removed some programming sillyness. Attached is the modified search..., it should be good for Sundays' comics as

Re: [DQSD-Users] Re: [DQSD-Devel] comx: additional comics request

2004-02-28 Thread Monty Scroggins
a tad more of the programming silliness. :) line 305: 'today' is undefined. - Original Message - From: Monty Scroggins [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Dqsd-Users [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2004 8:02 PM Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] Re: [DQSD-Devel] comx: additional comics

Re: [DQSD-Users] Re: [DQSD-Devel] comx: additional comics request

2004-02-28 Thread Monty Scroggins
Calvin and Hobbes works now, thanks - but I also saw that Doonesbury is mis-spelled too :) Cool .. got it fixed.. Also you could use: if( nullArgs(comx, q) ) return false; instead of: if( q == ? ){ qsfind(comx /function); return false; } if(

Re: [DQSD-Users] Re: [DQSD-Devel] comx: additional comics request

2004-02-29 Thread Monty Scroggins
. ucomics is 're-issuing' the Calvin and Hobbes comics, one day at a time, so only on rare years are the days of the week aligned exactly... - Brian - Original Message - From: Monty Scroggins [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Saturday, February 28, 2004 11:45 PM Subject

Re: [DQSD-Users] problem settin firefox as default (even with setbrowser)

2004-03-01 Thread Monty Scroggins
PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Monty Scroggins Sent: Monday, March 01, 2004 8:45 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [DQSD-Users] problem settin firefox as default (even with setbrowser) My $.02 I dont think this is a DQSD problem but a failure of windows

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