[ntp:hackers] [Fwd: Re: Quote for No Product selected! from Hal Dell (hdell at epodworks.net)]

Steve Kostecke kostecke at ntp.org
Mon Sep 22 15:40:56 UTC 2008


Martin Burnicki said:

>I have received the comment below from a user of the NTP time server
>monitor program for Windows:
>
>At 02:18 PM 9/21/2008 -0500, hdell at epodworks.net wrote:
>> Message: Also, for windows it would be very very helpful if NTP used
>> .loopstats as the file extension rather then the date. In this way I
>> could assign a default program to view loopstats (usually
>> notepad.exe). However, with the date as the extensions this can\'t be
>> done! Of course this means changing the monitor program too.

[snip]

>A different approach would be to add an additional file extension, e.g.
>"name them loopstats.20080922.txt" under Windows only, which would
>automatically make the standard Windows text editor program the default
>program to open these files.

Add the *.txt extension for Windows.

Don't break things for the rest of us.

-- 
Steve Kostecke <kostecke at ntp.org>
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