[R-SIG-Mac] Submitting Enhancements for Quartz Device

Colin A. Smith colin at colinsmith.org
Sun Sep 1 10:23:16 CEST 2013

On Aug 30, 2013, at 17:00, Simon Urbanek <simon.urbanek at r-project.org> wrote:

> On Aug 30, 2013, at 10:08 AM, Colin A. Smith wrote:
>> I use R exclusively through the Terminal on Mac OS X and just made a few changes in grDevices to improve the quartz device appearance/functionality:
>> - I altered how the menus were created so that the "..." and "R" menus appear as "R" and "File".
>> - I changed the dock icon to use the R logo instead of the default command line program icon.
>> - I added a menu item to the Window menu that will show the Terminal window/tab the R process is running in.
>> How should I go about sharing this so that I can get feedback? If others agree, it would be great to have this integrated into the release version at some point.
> The standard procedure is to create diffs against R-devel and submit them to bugzilla as improvement.
> In this particular case you can also simply send them to me and I'll have a look.

Thanks for pointing me in the right direction! I went ahead and submitted the change to bugzilla along with a more detailed explanation:




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