Projectmanagement with split-view?
rodda at kde.org
Wed Nov 7 16:14:16 UTC 2007
On Thu, 8 Nov 2007 01:10:20 am Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> there's still some code in the projectmanagerview that would allow to
> use a split-view, just like kdevelop3's autotools view. IMHO thats not
> really needed and just creates confusion. Also those ifdefs make the
> code uglier and thus I'd like to remove those few lines.
> Any objections? Does somebody have plans for the project management view
> that need a split-view?
Well, I actually like the split view. I find that tree widgets are easy to
program but can make for poorly usable UIs, especially when the tree tries to
do too much (which I think the current project management tree does, with its
directories, targets, and files all in one great big tree).
A split view would let us do something similar to the file browser, where each
level was shown as a flat list, if we wanted.
However, I am trying to stay away from the project management side of kdevelop
(as my skills are probably best used elsewhere). Thus, I won't be
implementing split view any time soon, and it would seem to me to be fairly
trivial to do so later if needs be. So, do as you like.
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