I see that I don't understand Zim as well as I thought. :) I did try the plugin, and I emailed a comment to the bug yesterday, but it didn't show up. I just added it on Launchpad.
On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 04:28, Jaap Karssenberg <jaap.karssenb...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 6:18 AM, Adam Porter <a...@alphapapa.net> wrote: >> I use Dropbox with Zim. I am, of course, aware that Zim doesn't >> automatically detect new pages or changes in directory structure, but >> I have always thought that Zim would automatically load the newer >> version of a page if it had been saved to disk while Zim was on a >> different page. Just now, though, I loaded a page on my netbook that >> had been modified earlier today on my laptop, and it loaded the old >> version of the page, as if it was still in memory and it didn't check >> the mtime on the disk. I hit Ctrl+R and it showed the new version >> right away. >> >> Of course, if I had tried to make changes to the page, Zim would have >> popped up an error saying the page had been changed--but why doesn't >> it detect that when I view the page? > > Because zim was originally not intended for usage where a notebook is > changed externally while zim was running. This kind of detection is a > feature that is still being tested. > > You may be interested in the test code available in this bug: > https://bugs.launchpad.net/zim/+bug/792058 > > Regards, > > Jaap _______________________________________________ Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~zim-wiki Post to : email@example.com Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~zim-wiki More help : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp