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Re: need force-header-line-update


Thank you for the quick reply.

>>>>> In <sgdwub5wef4.fsf@occarina.pna.cwi.nl>
>>>>>	Lute Kamstra <Lute.Kamstra@cwi.nl> wrote:

> Katsumi Yamaoka <yamaoka@jpl.org> writes:

>> I am troubled with the header-line which is not redisplayed.

> Doesn't force-mode-line-update update the header line as well?

Unfortunately, it doesn't.  I'm using the latest Emacs CVS under
Solaris 2.6 and Red Hat Linux 9.

> The Lisp manual says:

>  - Function: force-mode-line-update
>      Force redisplay of the current buffer's mode line and header line.
>      The next redisplay will update the mode line and header line based
>      on the latest values of all relevant variables.

>      This function also forces recomputation of the menu bar menus and
>      the frame title.

Yes, it has surely been written so.  However, the test code I've
sent in the last mail doesn't show an ascii spinner spinning in
the header-line.

> The docstring doesn't mention the header line, though.  I'll update
> it.

>   Lute.

Please do so.
Katsumi Yamaoka <yamaoka@jpl.org>