New panel in trunk
Brian J. Tarricone
bjt23 at cornell.edu
Wed Nov 9 20:26:31 CET 2005
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
On 11/9/2005 3:28 AM, Jani Monoses wrote:
> I thought a bit more about this and I think that customizing the panel
> itself is even less frequent then the various plugins in it.
> So having customize panel on every right-click menu seems a bit too much
> to me (Especially since it does not appear on systray and the tasklist,
> so it is not even consistent across the whole area of the panel).
> One of the reasons I see for this is that if the whole panel is filled
> with plugins it is hard to find an area to click on to get at the
> panel's own config menu. I think of having some area reserved on the
> panel or a special fake plugin which would act as the panel itself.
You also forgot non-full-width panels. It's virtually impossible to not
click on a plugin in that case. A fake plugin is a pretty nasty idea.
> BTW: do I do anythoing wrong with the moving of panel plugins? I cannot
> click and drag them as I said yesterday.
You have to have the "Customize Panel" dialog open. Seems to make
sense, no? You *are* customizing the panel by dragging them around.
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.4.1 (MingW32)
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
More information about the Xfce4-dev