[PD] Save Pd console as pdwindow.txt

Peter P. peterparker at fastmail.com
Wed Feb 14 10:07:39 CET 2018

* Dan Wilcox <danomatika at gmail.com> [2018-02-13 18:18]:
> As a follow up, I've added a print confirmation so you at least know what's going on:
> saved console to: /some/file/pdwindow.txt
> See https://github.com/pure-data/pure-data/pull/282/commits/e34c833cd977651f781e61c16e0af44b28576504 <https://github.com/pure-data/pure-data/pull/282/commits/e34c833cd977651f781e61c16e0af44b28576504>
I see. I guess I would already wonder before I'd get that confirmation
printed and possibly abort saving.
> As you suggest, the better fix would be to dynamically change the menu item listing but that requires an additional translation and extra code. If the main issue for you was "What was I saving?/Why did I save the console?", maybe this small confirmation print will suffice for now?
Dynamically changing sounds complicated. What about a second "Save Pd
window as..." entry below the "Save as..." entry, where the latter one
would always save the patch?


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