'Follow the leader' dialogs

Thomas Zander zander at planescape.com
Sun Aug 4 18:44:39 BST 2002

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- From a usability POV I like this.

Does it also move a dialog when the parent moves from one VirtualDesktop to 

Naturally, this is a feature and can't be committed in a feature freeze (so 
you don't read my email as an 'OK' but more as a positive comment :)

On Sunday 04 August 2002 01:45, Zack Rusin wrote:
> Nope, I couldn't come up with a worse subject (believe me I tried).
> Yesterday I talked a little bit on irc with Martijn about Mac OS X gui.
> He said that they have this very cool feature where all dialogs of a
> window fallow the parent once the parent is moved. Well, I don't have
> access to Mac OSX and wanted to check this feature out so I of course
> implemented it just to see how it feels and I must say I like it. For
> now I put it in the KDialogBase, I'm attaching a patch for those of you
> who also don't have access to Mac OS X, the code is trivial. The
> question is - do we want this? Do we want our dialogs to follow the
> parent?
> Zack

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Thomas Zander                                           zander at planescape.com
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