Call for ideas: requirements for Krita tool actions system

Gábor Lehel illissius at
Mon Jun 6 12:28:39 CEST 2011

On Mon, Jun 6, 2011 at 10:04 AM, Boudewijn Rempt <boud at> wrote:
> On Monday 06 June 2011 Jun, Gábor Lehel wrote:
>> I wasn't one of those users and don't have the relevant experience,
>> but: when a tool-shortcut was pressed, did only a single widget/docker
>> change appearance, or did it cause entire continents of the window to
>> reconfigure themselves (whether because they also changed, or because
>> of cascading resize and layout changes)? I strongly suspect it
>> would've been the latter, and that kind of thing can indeed be ugly,
>> slow, and disorienting, so I can definitely understand users'
>> annoyance with it. If there were some way to *ensure* that only a
>> single docker morphed into a different one, staying the same size,
>> without causing any of the other dockers to react to it, and that this
>> happened instantly and seamlessly, I don't think I would have a
>> problem with it. (Just speculation, though... I may be using all kinds
>> of mistaken assumptions here, in that case, apologies for the noise.)
> Hi Gábor! That's a long time :-)

I lurk :)

> Yes, it was because the dockers column would change width, and that would cause flicker. It seems better these days, but it was never completely solved.
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