Re: [evolution-patches] Reverting patch for 46013 (focusable buttons in the composer UI)
- From: Jeffrey Stedfast <fejj ximian com>
- To: Ettore Perazzoli <ettore ximian com>
- Cc: Yiming Cao <maxx cao sun com>, evolution-patches <evolution-patches ximian com>
- Subject: Re: [evolution-patches] Reverting patch for 46013 (focusable buttons in the composer UI)
- Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2003 17:10:18 -0400
On Fri, 2003-09-12 at 16:52, Ettore Perazzoli wrote:
> On Thu, 2003-07-17 at 01:52, Yiming Cao wrote:
> > One-line patch for #46013, "Can't focus on to/cc button in composer".
> > The original author seems to UNSET this flag intentionally, but I can't
> > turn up the reason. I've tested it and didn't notice any side effect.
> > Can anybody give some ideas?
> As discussed on evolution-hackers a couple days ago, I want to revert
> this patch before making the 1.4.5 tarball (hopefully today).
> The reason why the to/cc/bcc buttons are not focusable is that this way
> you can use Tab to go through the to/cc/bcc fields directly. With your
> patch applied you end up having to type Tab twice to go e.g. from To: to
> Cc:, which is annoying, and not what the users expect.
> I think the correct way to fix the accessibility problem is to add
> accelerators; this way you can activate the buttons with the keyboard,
> but at the same time you have proper Tab navigation. (Although this
> would break string freeze on the stable version, so it should probably
> only happen on HEAD.)
> We might want to add a menu item for firing the destination address
> picker as well...
> -- Ettore
> Index: ChangeLog
> RCS file: /cvs/gnome/evolution/composer/ChangeLog,v
> retrieving revision 1.544.2.13
> diff -u -p -r1.544.2.13 ChangeLog
> --- ChangeLog 29 Aug 2003 05:57:25 -0000 1.544.2.13
> +++ ChangeLog 12 Sep 2003 20:41:00 -0000
> @@ -1,3 +1,9 @@
> +2003-09-12 Ettore Perazzoli <ettore ximian com>
> + * e-msg-composer-hdrs.c (header_new_recipient): Make the entry
> + non-focusable again. The right fix for A11Y is to add
> + accelerators.
> 2003-08-22 Antonio Xu <antonio xu sun com>
> * e-msg-composer-attachment.c (): Connect response signal to
> Index: e-msg-composer-hdrs.c
> RCS file: /cvs/gnome/evolution/composer/e-msg-composer-hdrs.c,v
> retrieving revision 22.214.171.124
> diff -u -p -r126.96.36.199 e-msg-composer-hdrs.c
> --- e-msg-composer-hdrs.c 13 Aug 2003 17:22:09 -0000 188.8.131.52
> +++ e-msg-composer-hdrs.c 12 Sep 2003 20:41:00 -0000
> @@ -472,7 +472,7 @@ header_new_recipient (EMsgComposerHdrs *
> priv = hdrs->priv;
> ret.label = gtk_button_new_with_label (name);
> + GTK_OBJECT_UNSET_FLAGS (ret.label, GTK_CAN_FOCUS);
> g_signal_connect_data (ret.label, "clicked",
> G_CALLBACK (address_button_clicked_cb),
> e_msg_composer_hdrs_and_string_create (hdrs, name),
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