New tabs added on the right?

Dominik Haumann dhaumann at
Sun May 12 18:02:26 BST 2019

Hi Andy,

yes, patches are accepted for sure.
You may do a git blame to find out why a certain line of code was added. I
remember I once changed this for some reason, but it seems it was not a
smart change. I think we even have a bug report for it.


Andy Doucette <andy.doucette at> schrieb am So., 12. Mai 2019, 16:04:

> Hello!  I use kate as my main text editor for development and love it.  It
> does _almost_ everything I need.  One thing that consistently bothers me is
> that new tabs seem to get added on the left instead of the right.  Every
> other system I use adds new tabs on the right.  Since most of us in the
> west read from left to right, it makes sense to me that if I open a parent
> class and then open a child class and then open a grandchild class, they
> should be from left to right in my editor.
> This bothers me to the point that I might even be willing to try and learn
> a new codebase to make the change.  My main question is:  If I submitted a
> pull request that swapped the order, would the "powers that be" accept it?
> I could probably figure out how to add a config option to make it optional
> even.  Just would be nice to have the choice.
> Sincerely,
> Andy
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