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Re: Expand/unexpand window possible?


From: Anders Wirzenius
Subject: Re: Expand/unexpand window possible?
Date: Thu, 12 Mar 2009 12:51:42 GMT
User-agent: Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/22.3 (windows-nt)

address@hidden writes:

> On 12 mar, 12:07, Lars Haugseth <address@hidden> wrote:
>> * address@hidden (Pascal J. Bourguignon) wrote:
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> > Lars Haugseth <address@hidden> writes:
>>
>> > > When typing C-x 1 in a multi-window frame, the current window will fill
>> > > the entire frame, but all other windows will be deleted so that there 
>> > > will
>> > > be no going back to the previous multi-window setup. Is there any way to
>> > > achieve this expand/unexpand functionality without major elisp wizardry 
>> > > on
>> > > my part?
>>
>> > What about minor elisp wizardry on MY part?
>>
>> > (defun temporarily-expand ()
>> >   (interactive)
>> >   (save-window-excursion
>> >     (delete-other-windows)
>> >     (message "Finish with %s"
>> >              (describe-key-briefly (first (where-is-internal 
>> > 'abort-recursive-edit))))
>> >     (recursive-edit)))
>>
>> Lovely! Much appreciated.
>
> huh. Sorry, but [as a neophyt] how to use this snippet of code?
> I did put it in .emacs, then open 2 windows, then M-x  temporarily-
> expand
> but what else ?
>
> rgds
> --
> michel marcon aka cmic
>>
>> --
>> Lars Haugseth
>>
>> "If anyone disagrees with anything I say, I am quite prepared not only to
>>  retract it, but also to deny under oath that I ever said it." -Tom Lehrer

M-x abort-recursive-edit

You may want to assign those commands to some key.

-- 
Anders


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