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Re: Expand/unexpand window possible?


From: cmic
Subject: Re: Expand/unexpand window possible?
Date: Thu, 12 Mar 2009 05:42:07 -0700 (PDT)
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On 12 mar, 12:07, Lars Haugseth <address@hidden> wrote:
> * address@hidden (Pascal J. Bourguignon) wrote:
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> > Lars Haugseth <address@hidden> writes:
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> > > 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
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> --
> Lars Haugseth
>
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