RFC: Change behaviour of "build file"

Matt Rogers mattr at kde.org
Mon Aug 21 00:50:29 UTC 2006

On Saturday 19 August 2006 18:39, Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> Hi,
> I'd like to get opinions about a behavioural change for the build file
> action in the qmake manager. I think it's more intuitive if that action
> runs make <file>.o, where file is the currently selected source/header
> file in the file list and not the currently opened file.
> For me it doesn't make sense that an action inside the project manager
> works on the files that I have open, I'd expect that under the build
> menu.
> So I'd like to move the action to the fileTools menu and make it work on
> the currently selected file item. I might also try to provide a menu
> entry in the build menu that compiles the currently opened file, of
> course with a descriptive name that implies this.
> Any comments welcome.
> Andreas

that sounds fine.

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