UI changes in xfce4-settings-editor?

Steve Dodier sidnioulz at gmail.com
Sat Jan 9 11:50:54 CET 2010

Le 9 janvier 2010 11:15, Jérôme Guelfucci <jeromeg at xfce.org> a écrit :

> [snip]
>> Also about adding channels, IIRC xfconf does not store a channel is
>> there are no properties, so maybe you could notify about that (delete
>> all properties or add an empty channel: if there are no properties in
>> the channel, it won't be saved).
> Yeah, I noticed this a little while after mailing here. After all, it might
> not be such a good idea to add this feature (create new channels). The only
> use case I can see is having custom channels to be used with xfconf-query in
> user scripts, but xfconf-query can also be used to create the
> channels/properties in that case.
> Thus, it may be enough to implement remove/reset as a right-click menu.
> What do you guys think about this ?

What about putting the toolbar buttons for the properties right above the
properties treeview? This makes more buttons but I think it's quite explicit
what each button is linked to. GIMP mockup (with a very well drawn separator
!): http://imagebin.ca/img/truC5l.png

Steve Dodier
Student at École Nationale Supérieure d'Ingénieurs de Bourges
Free Software Developer
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