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Re: Menus, SEGV et. al.

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  • Bram Moolenaar
    Weirdofreak wrote: [You probably will get more response if you use your real name.] ... It sounds like your Vim was not compiled properly, or your Athena
    Message 1 of 4 , Nov 19, 2004
      Weirdofreak wrote:

      [You probably will get more response if you use your real name.]

      > Sorry to reply to my own message, but I realised that ":am File.foo i"
      > would also refresh the menu, and I could then remove the bogus entry.
      > This is far from optimal, of course - I have to do it for every
      > submenu as well as the main ones - but it works, at least in theory.
      > However, upon trying to do this in my gvimrc, the menus still don't
      > show. I even tried making a file to do it and starting it with
      > -c"source file".
      >
      > Turns out, unless the buffer has been modified, even :am won't refresh
      > the menus. It'll add the item, but what the menu displays won't
      > change. Other experimentation revealed that if I didn't remove
      > Buffers.foo in the gvimrc, not only would the menu not refresh, it
      > would throw an error and have a 'Dummy' item (goes above refresh menu,
      > and the delete item doesn't appear) which just executes the command
      > '1'.
      >
      > So I really have no idea what's going on, but I figured this might
      > clear things up if it doesn't make them any more confusing. Any help
      > would still be much appreciated! :-)

      It sounds like your Vim was not compiled properly, or your Athena
      (X-windows) library has problems. Try recompiling, possibly with Motif
      (Lesstif is free) or GTK.

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      A: None. We'll fix it in software.

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