[systemd-devel] eye of cylon / timeout timer is cut off

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Thu Aug 14 08:17:55 PDT 2014

On Sun, 27.07.14 21:47, Michael Biebl (mbiebl at gmail.com) wrote:

> Hi,
> as you can see at the attached diff, there is a small issue with the
> timer that is disabled, when systemd is waiting for a job.
> In this case, the job is already running 1min 17secs, but only 17 secs
> is displayed, the other part is cut off.

Hmm, well, we currently ellipsize at 75% of the line width. I have now
moved that to 50%, so that there's a chance that the time is still shown
on tiny displays. But it's a stupid game. We will have to cut out

Anyway, let's see if people complain about this new setting too... 


Lennart Poettering, Red Hat

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