Re: Suggestion: The option to open a folder in a New Tab instead of a New Window.
- From: Xavier Bestel <xavier bestel free fr>
- To: markthiele gmail com
- Cc: nautilus-list gnome org, Alexander Larsson <alexl redhat com>
- Subject: Re: Suggestion: The option to open a folder in a New Tab instead of a New Window.
- Date: Thu, 30 Aug 2007 14:17:01 +0200
On Thu, 2007-08-30 at 22:01 +1000, Mark Thiele wrote:
> Alexander Larsson wrote:
> > On Thu, 2007-08-30 at 21:00 +1000, Mark Thiele wrote:
> > > > There is nothing wrong in not being everything to everyone.
> > > >
> > > True, but you don't have to be a power user to want to have access
> > > multiple files in multiple directories all at once.
> > >
> > You can do that fine already. Just use multiple windows.
> Multiple windows is the primary problem.
That's a window manager problem. If you use Ion or Fluxbox, it's kind of
If you want to hack on something useful not only for Nautilus, make a
plugin for Compiz that will handle multiple windows of the same app
nicely (putting them in tabs, with easy tab tearing/grouping), and
voilà, you have solved a big problem for many apps in one go.
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