Re: new file selector dialog?
- From: Archit Baweja <bighead users sourceforge net>
- To: Michael Vanderford <michaelv cox-internet com>
- Cc: Rémi Cohen-Scali <Remi Cohen-Scali com>, Gnome Mailling List <gnome-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: new file selector dialog?
- Date: 08 Mar 2002 10:45:02 +0530
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I believe that the file selector issue had been postponed till the Gtk+-2.2
release, to be exact. Am I correct on that one?
Michael Vanderford <michaelv cox-internet com> writes:
> On Thu, 2002-03-07 at 12:30, Rémi Cohen-Scali wrote:
> Pawel Salek wrote:
> > On 2002.03.07 18:56 Gustavo Noronha Silva wrote:
> >> > With the upcoming release of GTK2, I thought the file selector
> >> dialog maybe re-designed...To my surprise its still the same in
> >> 1.3.15, why is that?
> >> hmmm... that'd disappoint me a lot... I love everything I saw 'till
> >> now
> >> on Gtk 1.3 but Gtk 1.2's file selection dialog is anything but
> >> produtive and user friendly
> > I guess this is a question of taste. Actually, I like the present
> > GtkFileSelector quite much since it has convenient keyboard support
> > and tab expansion. So, IMO, it is quite user friendly and definetely
> > productive.
> > The only problem I experienced so far was a tendence to "loose" the
> > filename when using the file selector for saving but I do not have any
> > "user friendly" ideas.
> > -pawel
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> The Gnome File Selector Bonobo component has a location bar, a location
> menu, displays mime icons and it is lovely (IMHO).
> Why it has been abandonned ?
> Remi Cohen-Scali /\\
> <Remi Cohen-Scali com> <rcoscali rcsnet net> _\_v
> I agree. The File Selector should be "all encompassing" unless there is
> a special need
> for it not to be. Not the other way around.
> IMHO comparatively speaking in respect to other File Selection Dialogs,
> The one for
> GNOME is less than desirable.
> Michael Vanderford
> email: michaelv cox-internet com
> web: http://www.cox-internet.com/michaelv
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