[Maxima] WxMaxima questions
andrej.vodopivec at gmail.com
Mon Oct 8 16:22:36 CDT 2007
On 10/8/07, Thomas Widlar <twidlar at yahoo.com> wrote:
> During my work with WxMaxima I found the following points which could be
> improved for my experience. Is there a "request for encancement" process for
> WxMaxima? Could you send it to the right place? <>
For wxmaxima specific bugs or feature requests you can use the
wxmaxima project pages at http://sf.net/projects/wxmaxima
> 2. During a crash: wxm file is being cut off, very displeasing. When exiting
> Maxima: user is not asked whether to save the content of worksheet. This
> should at least be asked if a wxm file had been opened before. Changes for
> an open wxm file get lost.
This has been added in the most recent version.
> <>4. Comments: commenting out a complete input by /* ... */ gives a syntax
> error. At least a single ";" should be allowed.
It is better to right click on the input you wish to comment out and
select the appropriate menu entry.
> <>5. print dialog: when printing to a virtual PDF printer (i.e. storing a
> worksheet output as PDF), the proposed file name is something like "copy of
> xxx.wmx". This should be changed to "xxx.pdf". It is sufficient to change
> the file extension to pdf. This is the most natural way to name a protocol
> of a wmx file.
I think that the file name is selected by the virtual printer and not wxmaxima.
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