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* Re: Subject: fixed bug?
@ 1995-03-17 14:11 Steve_Kilbane
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From: Steve_Kilbane @ 1995-03-17 14:11 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: sam-fans

rob replied with the following, and asked me to forward it.


> From Fri Mar 17 14:21 GMT 1995
> From:
> To:
> Date: Fri, 17 Mar 1995 09:14:41 EST
> Subject: Re: Subject: fixed bug?
> when you type a command, it must be to an open file, but not an open window.
> i tried what you said and it made no attempt to open a window on the file.
> it did, however, load it in.  is that a bug?  maybe.  but not the one you think.
> sam needs just *some* file to talk to; give it one, and
> 	D file
> will just delete that file.  the problem you're having is that sam is grabbing
> the first file on your list when you type that command because it wants some
> file to be attached to the command (that is very hard to fix, i think); it just
> happened to be a big ugly one in your case.  find another file first, or make
> one with "new", and things will behave well.
> there's talk of mapping acme's buffer management stuff into sam, which
> will make sam much faster at loading files.

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* Subject: fixed bug?
@ 1995-03-17 11:43 Steve_Kilbane
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From: Steve_Kilbane @ 1995-03-17 11:43 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: sam-fans

In the version of sam that I'm using, if I do the following:

- sam *
- think, "hmm, that includes a binary - i'll delete it"
- D <binary's filename>

then sam attempts to open a window on a file. Not only is
this not necessarily what I want, but on occasion, it's
done this on the file I'm deleting. It's irritating enough,
but last night I did this on a 10MB file, and it took

So, since I consider this a bug, has it been fixed in the
latest release? I haven't upgraded yet, since everything else
works fine...


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