[texworks] Auto-hide output panel

Jonathan Kew jfkthame at googlemail.com
Thu Jan 28 14:50:42 CET 2010

This has indeed been addressed, in r.523 (see http://code.google.com/p/texworks/issues/detail?id=264).

I hope to get a new build posted sometime soon, as there are a number of recent changes and improvements.

On 28 Jan 2010, at 13:46, Casey P. Johnson wrote:

> Hi.
> I am using 511 on Windows (I have made several unsuccessful attempts to
> compile newer revisions), so I apologize if the issue I am bringing up has
> already been addressed in a later revision. It's just a minor annoyance
> and it may be the behavior that some desire, but I would prefer a small
> change.
> I have the output panel on auto-hide (as most do, I expect). If an error
> occurs the panel remains open (as it should). The issue I have is that on
> subsequent compiles it remains open even in the absence of errors, so I
> have to close it manually.
> In my mind, it would be better for TexWorks to track whether the output
> panel was opened manually or by an error. If it was an error that opened
> it, I would like it to return to auto-hide mode.
> Thanks.
> Casey Johnson

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