[Okular-devel] KDE/kdegraphics/okular

Pino Toscano toscano.pino at tiscali.it
Wed May 2 22:23:52 CEST 2007

Alle 20:37, mercoledì 2 maggio 2007, Albert Astals Cid ha scritto:
> > The first is, is the proper solution disabling it if the document does
> > not support the textraction of text? Or maybe another solution (eg hiding
> > it) would be better?
> With my limited knowledge of usability i'd say that:
>  * If you hide it, people will think "why is it not showing?" and will try
> to fidn a way show it
>  * If you disable it, poeple will think "why is it disabled?" and will try
> to find a way to enable it
> So i vote for disable + tooltip/whatsthis explaining why it's disabled.

Seems a reasonable solution. Other ideas/usability thoughts?

> > Second one: we inherit from KPDF the option to show/hide that search bar.
> > Do you feel the option is really needed?
> No, but sure that if you remove it people will complain and i don't see it
> clutter that much our options.

A "fix" for this could just remove it from the GUI, but not from the 
configuration itself, with a default value of 'true'.
From what I see, who uses the navigation panel also like using the search bar.

Pino Toscano
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