[RFC] KDev4 Ui

Andreas Pakulat apaku at gmx.de
Wed Nov 14 20:24:56 UTC 2007

On 14.11.07 21:15:12, David Nolden wrote:
> On Wednesday 14 November 2007 20:53:02 Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> > On 14.11.07 16:00:52, Jens Dagerbo wrote:
> > > Why isn't the current Document List (or whatever it's called) enough?
> > > It actually scales and can additionally house many more actions than a
> > > dropdown list. (VCS actions, file actions, etc)
> >
> > BTW: Would an automatic recently-used-ordering on the document list
> > really be a good idea? I'm thinking about constantly changing the
> > content of the toolview, which might be considered bad usability... Of
> > course switching files isn't necessarily done every other second ;)
> >
> > Andreas
> I think it's better to create a consistent highlighting scheme. It solves the 
> same problem, but the order is not changed.

Well, for me a highlighting scheme is something thats rather hard to
discover, i.e. the logic behind the highlighting. I know that I actually
didn't understand the kdev3 highlighting until I actively tried to
understand what those differing colors mean. Which took a couple of


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