Register resizing

James LewisMoss
16 Nov 2000 16:16:24 -0500

>>>>> On Thu, 16 Nov 2000 12:44:46 -0800, Dave Peticolas <> said:

 Dave> James LewisMoss writes:
 >> The register seems to have this annoying behavior (described
 >> below) let me know if it's a known bug or something that can be
 >> fixed with a prefs change.
 >> If you widen a window containing a register the register widens
 >> with the window.  If you then narrow that window the register
 >> stays the same width as the widest point it attained.

 Dave> Yes, this is confusing. It's not entirely clear, though, what
 Dave> it should do when it is resized smaller. What if the user wants
 Dave> a small window that scrolls horizontally (maybe because of a
 Dave> small screen?).

 Dave> What should happen when the register is resized smaller?

I don't know for sure.  All I'm sure about is the current behavior is
annoying. :)

I guess I'd like better to know why and how things work now.


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