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Re: page with many images makes one want to killall emacs
- From: Katsumi Yamaoka <yamaoka@xxxxxxx>
- Date: Tue, 16 Nov 2010 16:58:53 +0900
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In [emacs-w3m : No.11418] jidanni@xxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> Hitting T (T runs the command w3m-toggle-inline-images) on
> http://code.google.com/p/google-maps-icons/#All_the_markers is a perfect
> opportunity for developers to please investigate methods of stopping
> emacs-w3m with C-c C-k (runs the command w3m-process-stop), or C-g, to
> increase the ability of one being able to stop emacs-w3m from doing
> something we regretted (asking for too many pictures), without needing
> to resort to killall emacs.
`(setq w3m-async-exec nil)' is a workaround. This enables `C-g'
to stop it, though you'll probably not care much for it. Normally
emacs-w3m works asynchronously to fetch and to display images.
Why `C-c C-k' doesn't work seems to be that there's no time slot
in which Emacs accepts that command because of many asynchronous
processes at a time. I have no idea. Sorry.
;; (sit-for 0) in each process might do the trick. But it's ever
;; been tried, hasn't it?