Re: feature request and patch
- From: Christian Neumair <chris gnome-de org>
- To: david sipsolutions com
- Cc: Casey Crabb <crabbkw nafai dyndns org>, nautilus-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: feature request and patch
- Date: Thu, 20 May 2004 10:46:00 +0200
Am Mi, den 19.05.2004 um 17:42 Uhr +0000 schrieb David Christian Berg:
> > I have recently switched from KDE to Gnome, and found myself missing a
> > particular feature.
> > In KDE you can use the Mouse Wheel on the desktop to switch
> > workspaces. I found this extraordinarily convenient.
> Hmm, sounds good. But I wonder about the behavior, when a window is
> focused, which is the case most of the time. As I understand it, it only
> works when you are on an empty desktop, of at least the cursor is above
> the background.
I think that's how it's supposed to work. We shopuldn't interfere with
> I think it would be worth looking into implementing
> something alike in MetaCity and thus being able to switch workspaces,
> even when a window is focused and the desktop is covered.
> Not totally sure, how it should work, but maybe switching when you use
> the mouse wheel above a titlebar.
That's a good idea. Wouldn't it be convenient to move the window to the
target workspace in this case? Or maybe pressing shift and scrolling
should move it.
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