Re: [Evolution-hackers] Status bar

On Tue, 2 Dec 2003, Ettore Perazzoli wrote:

> The components now actually use EActivityHandler.  I'm not sure why you
> think it's a hack?

It's a hack if the status bar message is not about the progression of an

> The reason for EActivityHandler is that it allows you to keep track of
> all the status bars and update them at the same time as operations
> progress...  However, as I said, it's not a must for a component to use
> it.  I did it this way because it made it easy to make things work as
> they were working before without having to rewrite chunks of code.

I see how it's not a must (since Evolution::Component::createControl can
return any Bonobo::Control as the status bar), but I'm working on the Mail
component so not using EActivityHandler is not an option.
Would you accept a patch for EActivityHandler to create a new
e_activity_handler_show_message() method?

   .--= ULLA! =---------------------.   `We are not here to give users what
   \     \   they want'  -- RMS, at GUADEC 2001
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How can I insert disk #3 when only two will fit?

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