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Remove Turma
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PaulR

Joined: 04 May 2005
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PostPosted: Wed 07 Sep 2005, 17:45    Post_subject:  Remove Turma  

Suggestion: remove this text finding app - the exit dialog and crudely worded buttons look so amateurish and are irritating once you've seen them once (or maybe it could be recompiled to remove the offending bits?).
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BarryK
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PostPosted: Wed 07 Sep 2005, 19:56    Post_subject:  

I use Turma often, but yeah, the exit dialog is annoying after awhile.
It could be edited out of the source...
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keenerd

Joined: 20 Aug 2005
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PostPosted: Thu 08 Sep 2005, 07:14    Post_subject:  

I've been meaning to gripe a similar gripe. I can't even figure to how to use Turma. ReXgrep is much more usable - it did exactly what I wanted the first time I tried it. Still never got Turma to work at all. It looks like reXgrep has more features than Turma as well. Why is Turma included?
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BarryK
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PostPosted: Thu 08 Sep 2005, 19:54    Post_subject:  

Turma was there before reXgrep came along, and I just kept using Turma, by habit I suppose.
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PostPosted: Fri 09 Sep 2005, 16:23    Post_subject:  

Removing the annoying reudeness would help, but I'd have to agree that the app seems less intuitive than reXgrep & I'd go with the "less is more" approach...

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puppian


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PostPosted: Sat 10 Sep 2005, 10:59    Post_subject:  

Turma is good.
It has the 'replace' function that reXgrep doesn't have, and it's only 48k.
Remove the exit dialog and all is fine.
Please don't remove it Smile

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PaulR

Joined: 04 May 2005
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PostPosted: Sat 10 Sep 2005, 14:28    Post_subject:  

Embarassed ...must admit I didn't give much thought to a replacement. It seems pretty popular with you guys so maybe it just needs hacking - I'd do it myself but I don't have a working Vector install anymore.
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keenerd

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PostPosted: Sat 10 Sep 2005, 17:07    Post_subject:  

The "It's only 48K" argument is a little hollow. ReXgrep is half the size, at 23K. It also should have more than the exit dialog changed, but that's a matter of taste.

It probably should stay. If Barry finds it useful, then that is reason enough.
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BarryK
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PostPosted: Sat 10 Sep 2005, 21:35    Post_subject:  

PaulR wrote:
Embarassed ...must admit I didn't give much thought to a replacement. It seems pretty popular with you guys so maybe it just needs hacking - I'd do it myself but I don't have a working Vector install anymore.


No excuse! Wink
Puppy 1.0.5alpha2 and usr_devx.sfs is all you need to compile!
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PaulR

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PostPosted: Sun 11 Sep 2005, 02:38    Post_subject:  

BarryK wrote:
PaulR wrote:
Embarassed ...must admit I didn't give much thought to a replacement. It seems pretty popular with you guys so maybe it just needs hacking - I'd do it myself but I don't have a working Vector install anymore.


No excuse! Wink
Puppy 1.0.5alpha2 and usr_devx.sfs is all you need to compile!


Actually I don't even have a working Puppy just now -

http://www.murga.org/%7Epuppy/viewtopic.php?t=2063

I can't (rather won't!) carry a Live CD around so I need to fix that first.
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