From: Gale Andrews <windinthew@us...> - 2008-05-30 04:14:37
Update of /cvsroot/audacity/audacity-src
In directory sc8-pr-cvs11.sourceforge.net:/tmp/cvs-serv26801
changed Widgets references for building 1.3.6 to wx2.8.7; added preview dialogues do not have focus as a "known issue".
RCS file: /cvsroot/audacity/audacity-src/README.txt,v
retrieving revision 1.61
retrieving revision 1.62
diff -u -d -r1.61 -r1.62
--- README.txt 28 May 2008 03:52:58 -0000 1.61
+++ README.txt 30 May 2008 04:14:39 -0000 1.62
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
-This program is free software. ; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
+This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the
Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your
option) any later version. The program source code is also freely
@@ -85,7 +85,7 @@
* If Audacity is built from CVS with wxWidgets 2.6.4 or later, the Escape
key does not cancel most dialogs. This is due to a wxWidgets bug.
- In builds provided by the Audacity project, wx 2.6.4 has been patched.
+ In builds provided by the Audacity project, wx 2.8.7 has been patched.
This means that all dialogs can be cancelled by Escape when first
opened, but in Preferences and Effect dialogs, keyboard users must
now tab twice to reach the first field of the dialog. Additionally, for
@@ -93,6 +93,12 @@
effects, once the user interacts with the dialog, it cannot then be
cancelled by Escape without first tabbing to the OK or Cancel buttons.
+ * Preview dialogs in effects do not have focus, so cannot be escaped
+ without a mouse. If the main effect window has focus when previewing,
+ using Escape key will mean Audacity can no longer be controlled by
+ mouse clicks. In this case, use the Exit or Quit keyboard shortcut
+ to exit Audacity.
* Keyboard shortcuts don't work when the focus is in any of the Selection
Bar spinboxes or the project rate list.
@@ -322,7 +328,8 @@
5. Compilation instructions
-First you must download wxWidgets 2.6.x from:
+First you must download wxWidgets. Audacity 1.3.6 and later requires
+wxWidgets 2.8.7 from: