Accelerators missing from dialogs in KDE 4.3

Alex Merry kde at
Sun Aug 2 10:45:36 BST 2009

On Sunday 02 August 2009 03:49:39 you wrote:
> > I think this issue is especially complicated for KDE because such
> > accelerators aren't as essential for us as they are on some other
> > platforms. For my paid employment, I work all day in proprietary
> > "IDEs" on Windows. None of these allow the user to remap shortcuts and
> > many of them have crucial menu items with no shortcut at all. As a
> > result I've come to rely heavily on "menu shortcut sequences" like
> > Alt, F, K or Alt, W, A or Alt, I, B, 3. In a KDE app I wouldn't bother
> > with such foolishness; I would just assign decent shortcuts to those
> > actions.
> mostly I aggree.
> but there is one i rely on in kmail: ignore thread. somehow I can't assign
> a shortcut for the thread stuff. probably an oversight and I should
> probably submit a patch someday :)

I've just assigned a shortcut to Ignore Thread in KMail 1.12.90 (latest trunk 
as of about a week ago), and it works fine.


Why have I got six monitors?  Because I haven't got room for eight.
  -- Terry Pratchett
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