[PD] How to get off verbose mode?

Antoine Rousseau antoine at metalu.net
Wed Dec 27 18:36:32 CET 2017

> IMO the startup flags like this should *not* be saved

of course I agree with https://github.com/pure-data/pure-data/pull/153
However I was referring to another "issue", which is about auto-saving
behaviour of (only) some dialogs.

Antoine Rousseau
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2017-12-27 18:00 GMT+01:00 Dan Wilcox <danomatika at gmail.com>:

> IMO the startup flags like this should *not* be saved or be added to the
> existing settings when saving. They should only act as overrides to the
> settings. This is true for a number of flags such as -path for which I have
> a fix on Github: https://github.com/pure-data/pure-data/pull/153
> On Dec 27, 2017, at 12:00 PM, pd-list-request at lists.iem.at wrote:
> From: Antoine Rousseau <antoine at metalu.net>
> To: Alexandros <adrcki at gmail.com>
> Cc: Dan Wilcox <danomatika at gmail.com>, Pd-List <pd-list at lists.iem.at>
> Subject: Re: [PD] How to get off verbose mode?
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> Setting the -verbose flag adds it to the startup flags and if you *save*
> the settings the flag is saved as well
> In fact, on Linux at least, you don't even need to *save* the settings:
> clicking "Apply" or "OK" buttons of Path and Startup dialogs "auto"-saves
> (all) the settings.
> to pd-devs:
> if this is intended, maybe:
> - Audio and Midi could do as well, instead of their current "Save all
> settings" buttons
> - "Preferences/Save all Preferences" menu entry could be removed.
> --------
> Dan Wilcox
> @danomatika <http://twitter.com/danomatika>
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