[Loadstone] Turning off beep when importing maps

Shawn Kirkpatrick shawn at loadstone-gps.com
Thu Jan 12 22:57:52 GMT 2012

Displaying the number of entries in a database isn't going to happen. The 
only way to do this would be to select all entries and count the number of 
results. Depending on the size of the database this could be a very long 
running opperation. This also means that there's no way to get a percentage 
or an eta during an export. The same goes for an import, the only way to 
know how many entries are in the text file is to read each one.

On Thu, 12 Jan 2012, Ari Moisio wrote:

> Hi
> I have found the import beeps quite annoying.
> What about following  solution:  there is a menu command  assignable to 
> shortcut key that will:
> - Report name oc currently open database(s) and optionally number of entries 
> in each.
> - When importing/exporting the name of relevant text file, number of lines 
> processed and percentage. Maybe also  ETA if easily available.
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