Closed Bug 22947 Opened 20 years ago Closed 20 years ago
Shorten file names by removing part of the file path
Can we do something about the file names for the animated/static logos or other files. I thought that we were going to change the file path text to be c:/blah/blah/.../blah/smallanim.gif". We need to be able to see the file name on the UI.
We should insert an elipses to cause the total number of characters to remain constant (and fit within the alloted space.) The algorithm should be something like take the first N characters and the last N characters and throw a "..." between them. We might want to modify that to break on "/" characters, but that's extra credit (and possibly not better.)
Sounds good to me. We do not need something fancy as long as we can see the file names.
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 20 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
introduced a new CString display in the WIDGET structure that will now be used for the display alone. the value will be stored in the Widget->value and the gettrimfile will be used to get the corresponding display value for the file.
marking this Verified Fixed.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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