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[Lcdproc] disabling internal LCDd menu


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  • From: root AT c-works.net (Harald Latzko)
  • Subject: [Lcdproc] disabling internal LCDd menu
  • Date: Thu Jun 14 19:04:02 2007

Hi!

I've developed another version where menus are working with lcdexec,
but none for the LCDd internal menus are visible. Anyone wanting it:
just send an email.

Regards,
Harald

Am 14.06.2007 um 20:13 schrieb Harald Latzko:

> Hi!
>
> Here we go, it's done. Attached is a patch for the file server/
> menuscreens.c, which adds configurability of the internal menu of
> LCDd. just add the item "showMenu=false" to the LCDd.conf in the
> section "menu":
>
> # show internal menu, default: false; possible values: true/false
> showMenu=false
>
> to disable the internal menu.
> The code is based on 0.5.2. If it's of general need, someone could
> please commit the changes to the official code?
>
>
> Regards,
> Harald
>
> <lcdproc_menu.diff>
>
>
>
> Am 14.06.2007 um 15:32 schrieb Vallevand, Mark K:
>
>> I, too, would like to find a way to disable the default screen and
>> menu.
>> I want to see nothing on the screen until my client starts
>> running. If
>> there is an easy patch, I'd love it. I'm looking at the code and
>> might
>> try something today, but there are lots of other things on my plate.
>>
>> Regards.
>> Mark K Vallevand
>>
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>> On Behalf Of Harald
>> Latzko
>> Sent: Thursday, June 14, 2007 3:10 AM
>> To: Joris Robijn
>> Cc:
>> lcdproc AT lists.omnipotent.net
>> Subject: Re: [Lcdproc] disabling internal LCDd menu
>>
>> Hi!
>>
>>> [ Charset ISO-8859-1 unsupported, converting... ]
>> (sorry for that, I will change my webmail client when possible).
>>
>>>>>> is there any way to disable the internal LCDd menu (containing
>>>>>> heartbeat and backlight entries)? thank you!
>>>>> You can simply define an empty or non existent menu key.
>>>> Doesn't this disable the functionality of lcdexec? I need this
>>>> client
>>>> for
>>>> menu functionality, but I don't want the LCDd internal menu.
>>>
>>> Indeed. There currently is no other way. Except simply changing the
>>> server or client code.
>>>
>>> It might be interesting to have hotkey support in lcdexec... An
>> lcdexec
>>> menu or lcdexec command could then have a hotkey attached that shows
>> the
>>> menu or executes the command. Anyone wanna write it ?
>> For the first approach, I think I will give it a try to make the LCDd
>> internal menu configurable (enable/disable only via LCDd.conf entry).
>> The
>> hotkey support for lcdexec seems a little bit too big for me since I
>> don't
>> know the LCDproc internals.
>>
>> Regards,
>> Harald
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