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[Lcdproc] [Patch] Synchronised scrollers

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  • From: peter AT (Peter Marschall)
  • Subject: [Lcdproc] [Patch] Synchronised scrollers
  • Date: Wed Sep 20 15:40:02 2006

Hi Steve,

On Tuesday, 19. September 2006 21:00, Steve Hill wrote:
> Multiple scrollers on the same screen are not synchronised with eachother
> - some may be scrolling in the opposite direction to others. I find
> that this makes the display look messy and harder to read.
> The attached patch addresses this problem by ensuring the scrollers are
> all going in the same direction. All scrollers on the screen now wait
> once they reach the end of their travel until the longer scrollers catch
> up.
> At the moment this has not been done as an autoconf option - I'm not sure
> what the consensus is on whether this sort of thing should be optional or
> not?

I do not want to commit this patch to CVS yet, especially as I think this
should be at least a compile time option.

But I will add it to the contrib/patches directory in CVS.
So it is available to those who want/require it.


Peter Marschall
peter AT

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