How can i make kate behaviour go back to normal?

Christoph Cullmann ( christoph at
Thu Feb 9 21:38:29 GMT 2023

On 2023-02-09 22:24, Alex Turbov wrote:
> My 5 cents:
> I totally agreed that "new" behavior is frustrating a lot %(
> Whatever one may say "it's like a normal tab", NO IT'S NOT! I don't
> see it in the document switcher or quick-open popup (I don't use tabs
> in my editor to give more space for text instead of UI "decorations").
> As soon as I switch to a normal document (e.g., to see changes in
> highlighting colors) I can't "go back" and have to use the menu
> again...

I think the issue is that ATM widgets are in none of this things,
they are just in the tabs and document tree, that needs to be rectified.


> On Fri, Feb 10, 2023 at 1:15 AM Alexander Neundorf <neundorf at>
> wrote:
>> On Sonntag, 11. Dezember 2022 22:09:27 CET Albert Astals Cid wrote:
>>> El diumenge, 11 de desembre de 2022, a les 20:44:40 (CET), Waqar
>> Ahmed va
>>> escriure:
>>>> Otherwise hating on something like this is not only unproductive
>> and
>>>> unprofessional, it is just outright wrong and demotivating.
>>> I have acknowledged 2 times in 2 emails I've sent that you have
>> every right
>>> to do the changes and that I understand very clearly that not
>> liking the
>>> changes is my own problem.
>>> I'm just trying to figure out which improvements you had in mind
>> when coding
>>> this solution, because so far, for me i see no benefits and only
>> drawbacks.
>>> From reading your emails, it seems to me that the benefit you had
>> in mind
>>> seems to be "it's not modal", which I fail to see, the settings
>> "page" is
>>> totally blocking the edit area, so it's still as modal than the
>> dialog kate
>>> had before.
>> I'm now using it too for real...
>> I agree with Albert, I don't see in which way this is better than a
>> normal
>> dialog. The dialog was perfectly fine IMO.
>> Alex

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