filesystem view does not honour single click
zwabel+kde at gmail.com
Tue Jun 3 15:00:05 UTC 2008
On Friday 30 May 2008 09:21:51 Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> On 30.05.08 06:29:45, Kishore wrote:
> > On Friday 30 May 2008 2:45:47 am Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> > > Apart from those techical issues: What if kdevelop is started on a
> > > system that doesn't have dolphin installed? The KPart is not part of
> > > kdelibs or kdebase-runtime, which means people won't get any
> > > filemanager if they don't install dolphin. Thats not good IMHO. I know
> > > the same applies to the embedded konsole, but writing a good terminal
> > > app is quite a bit more work then displaying the data of the existing
> > > filesystem model and adding some basic navigation to it.
Well, writing a good file-management view also isn't trivial ;)
There's a few problems I have with the current implementation:
1. Distracting animations(slow on my machine)
2. No multi-selection
3. No file-management implemented, like "delete file" etc.
4. When I push the "create folder" button, kdevelop crashes
5. No multi-selection
6. No file tree
7. Not respecting system-wide settings like single/multi click
With a dolphin part, we would instantly have all that and more.
> So thats not something I want to do for KDevelop and making dolphin a
> dependency of KDevelop is of course no option either.
Well what's our options? I think a good integrated file-manager is worth the
added dependency. The other option would be using the file-manager we have
now as a simple fallback, then we'd just need to fix the few bugs, and when
someone doesn't like the behavior or wants more features, we can tell him to
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