[TxMt] delay after switching back to TM

Kevin Marsh kevin.marsh at gmail.com
Wed Jul 20 17:43:34 UTC 2005

I can confirm this behavior, it's quite a noticeable lag.

On 5/8/05, Allan Odgaard <allan at macromates.com> wrote:
> On May 8, 2005, at 15:14, Tom Lazar wrote:
> > [...] would it be possible, that one could state as a preference
> > (using a defaults write statement) that TM only checks the open tabs?
> > for the way I work (and perhaps others, too) that would be a great
> > productivity enhancer for the mean time.
> But then when should it update the project drawer? You can create a
> static (thus non-updating) project by dragging files (instead of
> folders) to the project drawer. If you want to add an entire folder
> structure as a project you can e.g. create a script as the one attached
> below, which takes a folder as first argument and writes a tmproj file
> to stdout.  I didn't make it handle special filenames though (like
> containing quotes).
> > and a final note: given all that 'heavy weight'-checking that's going
> > on every time i switch back to TM it's kind of disappointing to find
> > that it doesn't seem to pick up changes to currently open files, i.e.
> > when I append something to my to-do list via quicksilver and i switch
> > back to TM, that new line doesn't show up, if the to-do list was open
> > already. i need to switch to another tab and back again to manually
> > enforce the update.
> I am not able to reproduce this. When I switch back to TextMate it
> updates the file if it had no local changes, or ask me, if it did have
> local changes.
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Kevin Marsh <kevin.marsh at gmail.com>

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