Modifying the info bar

Martijn van Oosterhout Martijn van Oosterhout <>
Sun, 3 Mar 2002 22:57:20 +1100

On Sat, Mar 02, 2002 at 12:54:56AM -0800, Dave Peticolas wrote:
> On Fri, 2002-03-01 at 16:10, Martijn van Oosterhout wrote:
> > [Please CC any replies as I am subscribed no-post]
> > 
> > By info bar I mean the thing under the toolbar that talks about "Net
> > Assets". This doesn't appear to be defined within the Scheme code at all. I
> > wanted to add something to it (a dropdown box actually) but couldn't see
> > anywhere to do it? Do I need to modify the C code and recompile to change
> > that?
> That bar is implemented in C. src/gnome/window-main-summarybar.c

Bummer. This is what apt said when I looked at what was required to compile

26 packages upgraded, 29 newly installed, 1 to remove

Ouch! Maybe some other time...

> > Also, I think one of my earlier posts got stalled (before I was subscribed)
> > and I'm not sure if it made it. Is there any way I can find out if it is
> > still stuck?
> Unsuscribed posts get shunted to the moderators. I don't recall seeing
> one of your posts there. What was it about?

Hmm, middle of February, something about tax. Not to worry, one of my
wackier ideas :)

Martijn van Oosterhout <>
> If the company that invents a cure for AIDS is expected to make their
> money back in 17 years, why can't we ask the same of the company that
> markets big-titted lip-syncing chicks and goddamn cartoon mice?