Request for feature freeze exemption: "New File" action in Filesystem toolview context menu

Aleix Pol aleixpol at
Tue Mar 16 23:19:31 UTC 2010

On Tue, Mar 2, 2010 at 11:56 PM, Alexander Dymo <alexander.dymo at>wrote:

> > You can create new files without the filesystem view, either using
> > Ctrl+N and then saving at any place you like (using the normal
> > filedialog).
> Which is usually not an option because you'll have to navigate the
> filesystem
> to select a directory.
Maybe the problem here is what default directory we're getting. I just tried
that and got ~/Documents.
What about defaulting to the directory we have on the filesystem view, for
example? That would solve your problem.

> > Or by using the context menu of the project tree where
> > you'll have to supply a filename first.
> Which works and which is the reason I don't think missing New File in
> filesystem is a showstopper. It's just a "nice to have".
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