Re: [Usability] Changing the taskbar semantics
- From: Maurizio Colucci <seguso forever tin it>
- To: usability gnome org
- Cc: Julien Olivier <julo altern org>
- Subject: Re: [Usability] Changing the taskbar semantics
- Date: Wed, 1 Sep 2004 10:38:04 +0200
On Wednesday 01 September 2004 10:35, Julien Olivier wrote:
> > What about it?
> Actually, what you propose is already doable by setting a preference in
> Go to File -> Preferences -> Window Management -> Window Type Hints
> Here, change "Window Type Hint for the Toolbox" from "Normal Window" to
> "Utility Window". And do the same for "Window Type Hint for the Docks".
> Now, restart GIMP, and voilà !
> >From now on, you will only see pictures (instances) in the taskbar, not
> the toolbox and the docks.
> Isn't it what you suggested ?
> Maybe you should ask GIMP developers to default to this behaviour ?
This is good news, but it only solved the problem for gimp. (I was hoping for
a general way to take always the right decision automatically :-))
Or are you suggesting that, in general, the taskbar should take the hints into
account? With what logic exactly?
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