The Persistence of Vision Raytracer (POV-Ray).

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FS#138 - "Rename" option in File menu

Attached to Project: POV-Ray
Opened by Mike H (SharkD) - Saturday, 19 June 2010, 23:24 GMT
Last edited by William F Pokorny (wfpokorny) - Saturday, 21 January 2017, 15:13 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Frontend → User interface
Status Tracked on GitHub
Assigned To No-one
Operating System All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 3.70 beta 37a
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No


Would be great if there were a “Rename” option in the editor File menu to rename the current file name. Otherwise, you have to close the file, rename it in file manager, then open the file again, thus loosing the current tab position and undo history for the file.

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Comment by Thorsten Fröhlich (thorsten) - Sunday, 20 June 2010, 08:56 GMT

You can save under a different name to rename a file.

Comment by Mike H (SharkD) - Sunday, 20 June 2010, 09:26 GMT

But then you end up with _two_ files instead of just the original.

Comment by William F Pokorny (wfpokorny) - Saturday, 21 January 2017, 15:13 GMT
  • Field changed: Status (Unconfirmed → Tracked on GitHub)

Now tracked on github as issue #200.