Re: 1.3.x gtkentry UI enhancements[+patch]
- From: Havoc Pennington <hp redhat com>
- To: Jay Cox <jaycox gimp org>
- Cc: gtk-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: 1.3.x gtkentry UI enhancements[+patch]
- Date: 16 Mar 2001 15:19:05 -0500
Jay Cox <jaycox gimp org> writes:
> I have some modifications to the gtkentry widget I'd like to suggest that I think
> make it much more pleasant to use. [patch included]
> Proposed improvements:
> 1. When hitting a L/R arrow key while text is selected move the
> cursor to either the start or end of the selection and deselect.
> 2. Allow the user to <shift> click to add to the selection.
> 3. Allow the user to easily select either the beginning or ending
> portion of the text by dragging the mouse vertically.
> All of these features are standard in one or more other widget sets (mac, motif
> I believe their usefulness to be self evident, but I can provide some
> logical backing if necessary :)
> If these changes are accepted there are several other widgets that should have
> the same functionality added to them for consistency.
Is this in Bugzilla and/or already applied?
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