removing the obsolete gnome (gmc) support?

2003-01-23 Thread Arpi
Hi, While searching for the current MC homepage/download/cvs etc (btw where is it? i still not find it, the http://mc.blackdown.org/mc/ url points to some java4linux crap!) i've found an interesting mail: http://mail.gnome.org/archives/mc-devel/2002-May/msg00017.html mentioning that gmc is no

Re: removing the obsolete gnome (gmc) support?

2003-01-23 Thread Arpi
Hi, While searching for the current MC homepage/download/cvs etc (btw where is it? i still not find it, the http://mc.blackdown.org/mc/ url points to some java4linux crap!) i've found an interesting mail: You must have lived under rock for years. sure. i was busy 24/7 with mplayer

Re: removing the obsolete gnome (gmc) support?

2003-01-23 Thread Arpi
Hi, [ please do not cc:, i'm subscribed on mc-devel ] I'm glad to welcome you in our team. The existence of AMC was an important argument for removing the GNOME frontend. Your expertize will Eh. I'm really surprised :) It was a clear indicator that something wrong was going on

Re: MC topdir /.. remove!

2003-01-24 Thread Arpi
Hi, Pavel Roskin [EMAIL PROTECTED] schrieb am 22.01.03 19:36:44: It's important that the users who come from other similar filemanagers are not confused. In all of those filemanagers, the root directory has no .., and it's an indicator of the top-level directory. We could remove

.syntax file syntax changed since 4.5.4x?

2003-01-25 Thread Arpi
Hi, I'm porting my .syntax hilite files from AMC (uses syntax code from 4.5.4x) and found that the /nn number codes has gone. I've never understood their purpose but all my syntax files contains them after each color code. -keyword $(*) yellow -keyword ${*} brightgreen +keyword $(*)

extfs/uzip bug

2003-01-25 Thread Arpi
Hi, While testing new uzip i've found that it's still(!, it didn't worked 3 years ago neither) unabel to handle zip files containing subdirs/fis with extra chars (space etc) in the name. my test file lists: root@arpi:/tmp/!mc# unzip -l teszt\ 1.zip Archive: teszt 1.zip Length Date Time

AMC merge patch #2

2003-01-25 Thread Arpi
Hi, The saga continues, this time with EXTfs and Syntax files updates: Changes included in patch: (all merged in from AMC version mc-4.1.35-A12pre) - EXTFS Support for the ESP archiver ('uesp' added where needed) - (commented out) support for .deb on dpkg-less systems (users just need to move

Re: .syntax file syntax changed since 4.5.4x?

2003-01-26 Thread Arpi
Hi, I'm porting my .syntax hilite files from AMC (uses syntax code from 4.5.4x) and found that the /nn number codes has gone. I've never understood their purpose but all my syntax files contains them after each color code. -keyword $(*) yellow -keyword ${*} brightgreen +

Re: Find file dialog in mc-4.6.0-pre3

2003-01-26 Thread Arpi
Hi, I've scanned a TODO list and found the item - Make find dialog more responsive - inside After 4.6.1 on 4.6.x branch section. But I think the responsiveness of the dialog is unacceptable for the 4.6.0 release. I missed the moment when it became so bad, (may be 1-3 I agree. So i went

Re: rpm --nosignature

2003-01-27 Thread Arpi
Hi, Hello! Can somebody with RH 8.x distro test attached patch. I don't know is that rpm option order sensitive. It's working fine. Thank you! hmm. then teh same trick (if ... then) could be used for dpkg-less systems, to fallback to ar+tar if no dpkg installed: +# for dpkg-less

Re: .syntax file syntax changed since 4.5.4x?

2003-01-27 Thread Arpi
Hi, I agree with you, but this documentation problem is my fault. I overlooked this when I was changing the documentation about syntax highlighting. It won't take much time to fix. I also meant fixing documentation. It looks like that I'll be busy next weekend, so the real release date

Re: Find file dialog in mc-4.6.0-pre3

2003-01-27 Thread Arpi
Hi, Thank you. The code you found is completely broken. However, your changes don't seem to make any difference for me. Could you please send a strange. it solved the problem completely for me, and it seems for others too. Your patch makes the difference when looking for filenames

Re: Find file dialog in mc-4.6.0-pre3

2003-01-27 Thread Arpi
Hi, anyway that '32 files in a grpup' approach is quite lame, it would be better to measure time, and update panel/rot.dash and return at every 0.25 seconds or so. Or at least call is_idle() from inside do_search() after each file and return immediately (break the 32 counter) if zero. Maybe

Re: [PATCH] dotdot in the root directory

2003-01-30 Thread Arpi
Hi, That is why I believe those dots in root dir are completely useless. Let's not pollute mc code with useless options. I vote for a configfile-only option for '..' in root. It doesn't pollute code (adding 2 new lines (int hide_root_dotdot=0; and a line in setup.c's table) and adding a

Re: ftps status

2003-02-01 Thread Arpi
Hi, i just wanna ask one question - when will be FTPS corrected? is it too hard to make working ftp symlinks and normal reconnect after timeout? not hard at all, but mc's ftpfs has much more problems... :( it's broken to hell, nowdays i'm testing 4.6.0pre3 and in 80% of cases it lost

Re: ftps status

2003-02-01 Thread Arpi
Hi, i just wanna ask one question - when will be FTPS corrected? is it too hard to make working ftp symlinks and normal reconnect after timeout? not hard at all, but mc's ftpfs has much more problems... :( it's broken to hell, nowdays i'm testing 4.6.0pre3 and in 80% of cases it lost

Re: Update TODO list

2003-02-06 Thread Arpi
Hi, 1) It's about time to make ftp to sites like ftp.mcafee.com. If other programs can why do we not? As soon as we (mplayer team) are over the 0.90 release (should happen in a few days) i'll start my work on rewritting ftpfs. The current code is (sorry) a messy hack, with lots of bad

Re: Update TODO list

2003-02-08 Thread Arpi
Hi, Some more TODO entries: The fishfs is a little buggy, if you start transferring a big file and then aborts with ctrl+c, it gets into unusable state, and thanks to the vfs dir cache you have to quit mc and restart to get it working again... Maybe someone familiar with fishfs

Re: Update TODO list

2003-02-10 Thread Arpi
Hi, Maybe someone familiar with fishfs code could fix it? Question is if it is possible to fix fishfs. Maybe replacement why not possible? in worst case just reopen the connection if it fails (now it prints error message but does not work any more after ctrl+c) Problem is that

Re: AMC merge patch #2

2003-02-11 Thread Arpi
Hi, The saga continues, this time with EXTfs and Syntax files updates: Changes included in patch: (all merged in from AMC version mc-4.1.35-A12pre) - EXTFS Support for the ESP archiver ('uesp' added where needed) I have never heard of ESP. Is it enough reason to refuse the patch?

one more patch to refuse

2003-02-12 Thread Arpi
Hi, this time a trivial one: --- mc.hint 10 Feb 2003 23:16:45 - 1.1.1.1 +++ mc.hint 12 Feb 2003 23:39:23 - @@ -1,4 +1,4 @@ -Midnight Commander (c) 1995-2001 The Free Software Foundation +Midnight Commander (c) 1995-2003 The Free Software Foundation Hint: Use C-x t to copy

[patch] fishfs bugs

2003-02-13 Thread Arpi
for got_interrupt() if interrupt check is disabled... Index: fish.c === RCS file: /cvsroot/arpi/amc-4.6/vfs/fish.c,v retrieving revision 1.1.1.1 diff -u -r1.1.1.1 fish.c --- fish.c 10 Feb 2003 23:16:45 - 1.1.1.1 +++ fish.c 13 Feb

Re: [patch] fishfs bugs

2003-02-16 Thread Arpi
Hi, the first chunk is trivial: you check for got_interrupt but it is always a non-zero number, actually the address of teh got_interrupt() function :)) you probably noticed that it doesn't work so that ! was removed :) the second part is probably bug, i see no sense of checking for

Fixing resolve_symlink() in ftpfs.c

2003-02-16 Thread Arpi
Hi, Is anyone working on teh $SUBJ ? I guess no :( (that few-pages long code between #ifdef FIXME_LATER since ages) I've started it today, but after many hours of grepping and patching i feel lost. Could someone please explain the transition from bucket+dcache (4.1.35) to me+super+dir (4.6.0)

Re: Running mc from mc

2003-03-06 Thread Arpi
Hi, Adam asked me in private if it's possible to disable running one mc from another. I have committed a patch that implements this check. Great! I have it in AMC since the beginning... always wondered why is it good to allow mc from mc. Btw, what about my AMC #1 patch, it contained some

Re: rename improvement

2003-03-07 Thread Arpi
Hi, Arpi wrote: it's like that in AMC since the beginning, because i also liked it that way. Are you sure? I use AMC-4.6 CVS and I get the pathname instead of filename. Unfortunately :( try the AMC 4.1 series :) 4.6 is far from being ready, i haven't ported all patches from 4.1 yet

AMC patches ported to mc-2006-02-03-13.tar.gz

2006-02-04 Thread Arpi
Hi, I've just ported (updated) my patch set for the today version of mc. I didnt attach for size, download if interested, packed together: http://www1.mplayerhq.hu/~arpi/amc-patches-2006-02-03-13.tgz List of patches included: (content of README.patches) AMC patches, ported to mc-2006-02-03

Re: AMC patches ported to mc-2006-02-03-13.tar.gz

2006-02-05 Thread Arpi
Hi, On Sun, 5 Feb 2006, Arpi wrote: ftpfs-allow-connect-interrupting.patch Let the user interrupt ftpfs in hostname lookup / connection state (for mistyped URL/IP or servers being shut down) Commited. Thanks! thanks. what about the others? i'm interested in comments

Re: AMC patches ported to mc-2006-02-03-13.tar.gz

2006-02-05 Thread Arpi
Hi, On Sun, 5 Feb 2006, Arpi wrote: more-xterm-keycodes.patch xterm codes for Shift + Pageup/Pagedown and some cosmetics (grouping same keys with different modifiers together) Which terminal emulator generates those sequences ? I've just tried xterm 6.8.2.0(202) under

Re: AMC patches ported to mc-2006-02-03-13.tar.gz

2006-02-05 Thread Arpi
Hi, more-xterm-keycodes.patch xterm codes for Shift + Pageup/Pagedown and some cosmetics (grouping same keys with different modifiers together) Which terminal emulator generates those sequences ? I've just tried xterm 6.8.2.0(202) under Cygwin and Shift +

Re: AMC patches ported to mc-2006-02-03-13.tar.gz

2006-02-05 Thread Arpi
Hi, On Sun, 5 Feb 2006, Arpi wrote: more-syntax-defs.patch Syntax highlight definition files for BAssPasC language, MHTML and JASM I don't see any obstacles to apply this one. But I'd rather let other people comment before I commit it since those languages are not widely used (IMO

redundant code in ftpfs?

2006-02-05 Thread Arpi
Hi, While i was trying to implement first_cd_then_stor (no success yet, that struct called 'super' seems to be needed for any command but isnt available in the stor function - any idea?) i found that in ftpfs_dir_load() function: p = ftpfs_translate_path (me, super, remote_path);

Re: AMC patches ported to mc-2006-02-03-13.tar.gz

2006-02-06 Thread Arpi
Hi, On Sun, 5 Feb 2006, Arpi wrote: select_dirs.patch In select/unselect files dialog: let mask/ select directories only, and /mask select dirs+files This doesn't seem very intuitive. Why? /mask things in the current (/) directory mask/ or /mask/ only directories (path

Re: Comments on deb-support-without-dpkg.patch

2006-03-09 Thread Arpi
Hi, This patch although useful has certain drawbacks and I don't think it is ready to replace the use of dpkg as-is. i never thought so. 1) To use the patch one has to install development tools (i.e. binutils). This is not a major problem but it is still annoying - especially for

Re: Comments on deb-support-without-dpkg.patch

2006-03-09 Thread Arpi
Hi, dpkg is freely available for download. I never used it myself but I found it and tested the deb script as well as your patch. As you said above but i'm lazy... and i'm sitting on macosx, not linux... (dunno if dpkg is available for osx, maybe yes, but dunno) your patch is supposed to