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bug #41474: command window buffer size could be a user preference

Submitted by:  Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Submitted on:  Wed Feb 5 23:15:54 2014  
Category: GUISeverity: 1 - Wish
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Feature Request
Status: FixedAssigned to: None
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Closed
Release: devOperating System: Microsoft Windows

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Tue Dec 30 07:29:12 2014, comment #4:

finally adds this feature for windows builds.

Torsten <ttl>
Project Member
Tue Apr 1 18:17:14 2014, comment #3:

Ahsan, I have finally pushed your patch with changeset
sorry for the delay.

Thank you for the patch.

I have added the functions for the windows terminal, too. But I could not test them because I have trouble to make an mxe-build from the gui-release branch (this is also the reason for the delay). Therefore the code in these functions is commented out for the moment and the buffer size from the settings only affects the unix terminal.

I leave this bug report open and change the os to windows.

Torsten <ttl>
Project Member
Fri Mar 7 16:09:44 2014, comment #2:

It adds the command history buffer size in file->preference->terminal

You can find the patch in the attached file.
Branch: gui-release.

Ahsan Ali Shahid

(file #30822)

Ahsan <ahsan>
Thu Feb 6 03:42:56 2014, comment #1:

Confirmed, I don't see a setting in the preferences for the scrollback size. Looks like it is hard-coded to 1000 plus whatever the terminal height happens to be in the Linux terminal.

Mike Miller <mtmiller>
Project Administrator
Wed Feb 5 23:15:54 2014, original submission:
Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>


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file #30822:  historyBuffer2.patch added by ahsan (9kB - text/x-patch - patch)


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Tue Dec 30 07:29:12 2014ttlStatusIn Progress=>Fixed
    Tue Apr 1 19:38:38 2014ttlStatusConfirmed=>In Progress
    Tue Apr 1 18:17:14 2014ttlOperating SystemAny=>Microsoft Windows
    Fri Mar 7 16:09:44 2014ahsanAttached File-=>Added historyBuffer2.patch, #30822
    Thu Feb 6 03:42:56 2014mtmillerSeverity3 - Normal=>1 - Wish

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