Floating toolbars positioning

David Faure faure at kde.org
Thu Mar 17 20:23:45 GMT 2005

On Thursday 17 March 2005 18:02, Michael Nottebrock wrote:
> I've never done much with floating toolbars before, but lately kontact one 
> desktop of mine has been so permanently occupied with kontact that I found 
> that a floating toolbar was the best way to make economic use of the 
> available screen real estate.
> However, the location of this floating toolbar isn't saved on exit. It always 
> appears on the same, very inconvenient spot on startup. I've noticed the same 
> thing with floating toolbars in Konqueror. Is this a general limitation of 
> floating toolbars or application-dependent? Is it maybe not even considered a 
> problem since there's kwin and an excellent frontend for it in KControl to 
> make windows behave (which I've eventually used to work around the problem)?

Is this worth fixing? Floating toolbars will no longer exist in Qt 4
(reason: "this functionality isn't being used" IIRC)

David Faure, faure at kde.org, sponsored by Trolltech to work on KDE,
Konqueror (http://www.konqueror.org), and KOffice (http://www.koffice.org).

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