[isabelle-dev] jedit interface

Tobias Nipkow nipkow at in.tum.de
Wed Sep 18 18:26:31 CEST 2013

Am 18/09/2013 17:38, schrieb Makarius:
> On Wed, 18 Sep 2013, Tobias Nipkow wrote:
>> When the cursor remains fixed in the theory window and I scroll in that window
>> with the help of the scoll bar, the output window goes blank when the line
>> with the cursor is no longer visible.
> I have seen something like that yesterday, but did not look further.
> After the update to jdk-7u40 some other fine points suddenly started working,
> e.g. the persistent window geometry of dockables as on Linux and Windows.  Some
> other things might have stopped working, or just work slightly differently.  In
> both cases I did not ask too many questions yet -- Oracle delivers something and
> one needs to stomach that, or make worarounds.

Thanks, I expected something like that. If you find time for a workaround it
would be appreciated.


>> I prefer the original behaviour because one often wants to compare the output
>> with some other bits of theory text. Is this an intentional change?
> All this Java + GUI programming is just physics.  Not even quantum physics with
> its clear mathematics behind it, but just classic thermodynamics.
> I am trying for years to make some island of stability in this world of
> madness.  That is the overall intention behind it.
> Note that in that respect we are an order of magnitude ahead of anybody else,
> but it merely shows how crappy all these "software frameworks" and
> operating system platforms really are that everybody has to use.
>     Makarius

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