Animated labels and progress bars in Oxygen considered harmful?

Stefan Majewsky majewsky at
Wed Dec 2 13:45:39 GMT 2009

Am Mittwoch, 2. Dezember 2009 00:43:25 schrieb Aurélien Gâteau:
> Hugo Pereira Da Costa a écrit :
> > Hi Aurelien,
> >
> > I'd like to get others input on the QLabel thing (I'm surprised by "few
> > seconds" though. In fact tooltip labels are animated to but it takes
> > normally a couple of hundred milliseconds for the text to be updated in
> > a smooth way there). Now well, yeah. We can dump it ... It does look
> > good for some apps (e.g openbrain plasmoid), but creates quite some
> > issues on others ... sad enough.
> It is most likely milliseconds indeed. But still, if it looks cool in
> some apps, then provide this feature as a separate widget so that these
> apps can use it.

Actually, it looks cool in 99% of all apps, and at least I would find it quite 
sad if this transition animation vanishes again.

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