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Export and import for named sessions prefs
Posted by: JamesD
Date: December 09, 2011 07:48AM

Acting on a request for an improvement by rodocop, I am making available a macro which will allow the user to export / import the prefs for sessions that have been saved to a name.
Requesting thread: http://kmeleon.sourceforge.net/forum/read.php?4,120481

This should allow moving sessions between installations of K-Meleon.

The CarrySession macro can be found here:
http://dl.dropbox.com/u/1522294/CarrySession.7z

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Re: Export and import for named sessions prefs
Posted by: rodocop
Date: December 09, 2011 04:35PM

Great job! Thank you very much, James!
Starting the test...


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Re: Export and import for named sessions prefs
Posted by: rodocop
Date: December 09, 2011 05:01PM

Well...

It's not absolutely obvious, but I understand all limitations - and what really matter, it works! Beautiful!

Thanks once again!


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Re: Export and import for named sessions prefs
Posted by: JamesD
Date: December 12, 2011 08:16AM

Is there something that I should change to make the actions and results more obvious to the user?

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Re: Export and import for named sessions prefs
Posted by: km2
Date: December 12, 2011 02:59PM

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JamesD
which will allow the user to export / import the prefs

export / import only changed lines in the prefs, thats possible?

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Re: Export and import for named sessions prefs
Posted by: JamesD
Date: December 12, 2011 08:11PM

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km2
export / import only changed lines in the prefs, thats possible?

The data that sessions reads is in the prefs.js file. To move a named session from one installation of KM to another, it is only necessary to move the data. In export mode Carrysession.kmm reads the data in saved (named) prefs and writes that data to an ini file. In import mode the data in the ini file read and user prefs created for KM. The user is offered a choice to use or omit a session if the same name is already in use on system.

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