[Digikam-devel] browsing pictures with keyboard

Caulier Gilles caulier.gilles at gmail.com
Tue Feb 20 07:36:28 CET 2007


Le mardi 20 février 2007 01:27, Dotan Cohen a écrit :
> On 11/02/07, Frank Siegert <hugelmopf at web.de> wrote:
> > I assume, that many users, like me, enter the preview mode either by
> > hitting <Enter> on a selected picture, or by mouse clicking on it. Thus
> > it is not really discoverable to go back with <F3>; and <Escape> is also
> > out of reach if navigating with arrow keys, using one hand.
> > Since <Enter> and <Click on picture> is not yet taken in the preview
> > mode, why not assign it to "Go back to album"? Seems very intuitive to
> > me. What do others think?
>
> This is exactly the type of behaviour that silly know-nothing users
> like myself expect. When viewing thumbnails, I expect a click on a
> thumbnail to bring up a large image. I expect another click on the
> picture to bring me back to the thumbnails view. This is how every
> other software (picassa, F-Spot) works. F3 is unintuitive, and the
> wife will never find it (or accept that it is there).
>
> Having clicks open the image editor is terrible. This should be
> configurable.

Already implemented in svn. Available with 0.9.1 release

Gilles


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