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Re: Log and current revision

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 7 Oct 2009 17:07:49 +0200

On Wed, Oct 7, 2009 at 12:58, Olaf van der Spek <olafvdspek_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 7, 2009 at 12:41 PM, Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>> Nope.
>> There's no communication between the new 'update' process and the
>> current 'show log' process. And without that, how would the log dialog
>> know
>> 1. when the udpate is finished so it can refresh
>> 2. whether the update was successful or not
> Isn't it easy to store a handle to the newly launched process and
> refresh when it exits?

1. The update can be finished long before the process exits (i.e.,
there's also the time it takes the user to click the "OK" button to
dismiss the dialog after the update - and if the user doesn't care
about the open dialog and doesn't click soon, the process doesn't
2. An exited process doesn't tell anything whether the update was
successful or not.


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