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Re: TSVN and XnView shell extention don't play together nicely

From: Lorenz <lorenznl_at_yahoo.com>
Date: 2007-07-27 08:21:55 CEST

Stefan Küng wrote:
>Lorenz wrote:
>> Lorenz wrote:
>>> Stefan Küng wrote:
>>> [...]
>> I uninstalled the nightly
>> -> effect went away
>> reinstalled 1.4.3 -> effect did not reappear
>> reinstalled 1.4.4 -> effect did not reappear
>> reinstalled the current nightly (10237) -> and there it was again
>> I have no older nightlies that I can try, but I think it still work
>> with an earlier nightly (at least the first one I installed after
>> 1.4.3, but please don't ask me what revision that was)
>> So it seems the effect is caused by TSVN or more likely the
>> combination of TSVN and XnView.
>Ok, now you're on my list: you made me uninstall TSVN!!!

Oh, damn! And I so had hoped the CD I sent you would prevent such
incidences 8-)

>After trying to debug this problem, setting breakpoints, deactivating
>parts of the TSVN context menu code, ... I finally uninstalled it
>But: XnView still messes up the context menu.
>So, it has nothing to do with TSVN but with XnView. You can try and
>report this problem to the XnView guys.
>btw: I have another shell extension installed
>(http://free.firmtools.com/shellextension/) which provides image
>previews in the context menu, and that one works just fine.

I agree with you then, that XnView has a part in the events, but as I
don't see the effect with TSVN 1.4.4 there must have something changed
in TSVN too.

That you can't reproduce the effect may be due to an other shell
extension that is using owner drawn (FirmTools ShellExtension in your

I'm going to check that out when I find the time, but that may be not
before 2007-08-06 as I'm on holidays next week.


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