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* allow sauron to be started hidden (based on patch by tkf)

  - sauron-start-hidden will start sauron 'in the background'
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commit 47df0ed07a2fa48d6803948bd3e783362aa9ebf8 1 parent 081193b
@djcb authored
Showing with 14 additions and 4 deletions.
  1. +14 −4 sauron.el
18 sauron.el
@@ -221,8 +221,9 @@ e.g. when using ERC")
"*internal* Whether sauron is running.")
-(defun sauron-start ()
- "Start sauron."
+(defun sauron-start (&optional hidden)
+ "Start sauron. If the optional parameter HIDDEN is non-nil,
+don't show the sauron window."
(unless sr-running-p
(let ((started))
@@ -238,10 +239,18 @@ e.g. when using ERC")
(message "Sauron has started")
(setq sr-running-p t
sr-nick-event-hash (make-hash-table :size 100 :test 'equal))
- (sr-show)
+ (unless hidden
+ (sr-show))
(sauron-add-event 'sauron 3
(concat "sauron started: " (mapconcat 'identity started ", "))))))
+(defun sauron-start-hidden ()
+ "Start sauron, but don't show the window."
+ (interactive)
+ (sauron-start t))
(defun sauron-stop ()
"Stop sauron."
@@ -495,7 +504,8 @@ argument to split-window."
(delete-window win))))
(defun sauron-toggle-hide-show ()
- "Toggle between showing/hiding the Sauron window or frame."
+ "Toggle between showing/hiding the Sauron window or frame, and
+start sauron if it weren't so already."
;; sr-sauron-visible may be wrong, let's double-check
(if (and (buffer-live-p sr-buffer)
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