[Thunar-dev] Rename looks a bit weird

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Fri Sep 2 20:35:27 CEST 2005

Erik Harrison wrote:
>>>instead of an inline cell editing thingy a rename dialog (window)?
>>>(this is what I would prefer).
>>I prefer to be consistent with other file managers here. And inline
>>renaming seems to be the defacto default (except for some exotic file
>>managers like ROX).
> Rox's argument is that it's too close to double click, and too hard to
> get right.
> I've occasionally seen novice users rename files instead of open them,
> and more often the opposite.

That's why we have "Rename" solely as GtkAction, and not on "slow double


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