KDevelop UI cleanup initiative

Simon Ejsing simon at esoft.dk
Tue Jun 1 14:45:16 UTC 2004

On Sunday 30 May 2004 14:44, Jens Dagerbo wrote:
> I guess this is where we differ. I want the menus to be "usable" (noone can
> argue with that ;) ) but as they become littered with things such as the
> toolview/tooldock entries (which are really only there for the shortcuts to
> be listed somewhere), the usefullness of the menu decreases rapidly.
> IMHO, we should look at removings things which are 1) the least comfortable
> when used through the menu and 2) things which are clearly context
> dependent (standard File and Edit menus not counted)
> The problem with the toolview/tooldocks entries is that they are more and
> less important in the different UI modes. I guess we could make a hack to
> remove them from the menu when in IDEAl mode only.

	I believe the best way is to make the menu user defined, so I as a user can 
remove all the crap I don't want or use.

	Just my 2 cents, best regards :)

Simon Ejsing, Systemudvikler
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