updated xfwm4 svn...
jannis at xfce.org
Mon Aug 25 19:40:07 CEST 2008
On Sun, Aug 24, 2008 at 05:39:04PM -0700, Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
> On Sun, 24 Aug 2008 17:17:43 -0700 Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
> > On Sun, 24 Aug 2008 20:50:53 +0200 Jannis Pohlmann wrote:
> > > I don't want to sound rude or anything, but don't you think it would
> > > be better to make the xfwm4 and xfdesktop settings dialogs
> > > consistent with the rest of the dialogs? We've already put quite
> > > some effort into making them share a consistent style and IMHO it
> > > feels just wrong if there are two or three dialogs that look
> > > different.
> > I didn't know the other dialogs had already been consistent-ified...
> > I'll give them a look.
> Ok, here's what I've been able to gather... I'll add this to the wiki
> or somewhere so we can all refer to it after I'm sure I've got it right.
> Toplevel GtkContainer::border-width = 6
> Notebook tab GtkContainer::border-width = 12
> GtkVBox::spacing = 6
> GtkHBox::spacing = 12 (?)
> Internal GtkBox::border-width = 6
> GtkButtonBox::spacing = 12?
> GtkTable::border-width = 0
> GtkTable::column-spacing = 12
> GtkTable::row-spacing = 6
> Indentation: use GtkAlignment, set:
> - padding-top = 0
> - padding-bottom = 6 
> - padding-left = 12
> - padding-right = 0
> - border-width = 0
>  Accessibility dialog has 0 bottom padding for check boxes in the
> Keyboard tab. Why?
> Aside from the inconsistency in , does that seem right?
Yeah, I'm pretty sure those values are correct. Dunno why there is a 0
bottom padding in the Accessibility dialog. I can check this when I'm
back and my new laptop is ready.
> I'm sure this has already been debated, but, just to throw in my
> probably-unwanted 2 cents... doesn't all this spacing seem a little
> excessive to anyone else? Especially in the case where you have a
> large number of check/radio buttons arranged vertically. The WM Tweaks
> dialog is going to be *really* tall after I apply these style
Personally, I think those values (especially the 6px vertical and 12px
horizontal spacings) are a very good choice. I'd have to look at the
WM Tweaks dialog again - maybe if the dialog becomes too large we could
re-arrange things or chose alternative widgets.
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