[oXygen-user] Author : saving and updating project

Sorin Ristache
Wed Jul 29 04:49:31 CDT 2009

I am sorry, the content of the Project view is refreshed automatically 
on receiving focus only if the project file (the .xpr file) is changed 
on disk, not if a file is added in a physical folder which is linked in 
the project. Anyway the reason for requiring a manual action is the same.


Sorin Ristache wrote:
> Hello,
> The physical folders are updated automatically in the Project view only 
> on a switch of the focus from other view or editor to the Project view. 
> If you work only on the Project view (you do not switch focus to other 
> editor/view of the Oxygen window) and the content of some physical 
> folder of the current project is changed on disk by other user then a 
> Refresh (F5) action is needed. Avoiding this Refresh action invoked 
> manually by the user would imply that Oxygen run a *continuous* 
> background action to check the synchronization between the disk content 
> and the project view content. Such continuous background actions slow 
> down other editing actions. We see it as a trade-off that favors other 
> more frequent use cases.
> Regards,
> Sorin
> Rogie Isabelle wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I've tested this point with the 10.3 version and the result is different from what was envisaged.
>> When a user adds a file in a physical folder which is linked in a Project, an other user can see it in the window only if the Project is updated manually (by F5).
>> How to reload the project automatically?
>> Regards,
>> Isabelle 

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