[Geany-devel] GtkFileChooser "recent" annoyance
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Tue Dec 20 21:00:37 UTC 2011
Le 20/12/2011 19:18, Colomban Wendling a écrit :
> Le 20/12/2011 05:07, Matthew Brush a écrit :
>> Is anyone opposed to me committing the trivial patch attached here. The
>> comment I think describes it well enough, and if you're using recent
>> GTK+ 2.24.x you probably already know about it.
>> I didn't want to commit without asking since maybe some people will find
>> this new "feature" useful, I personally find it extremely
>> annoying, but I wouldn't want to fix it at the expense of annoying others.
> While I agree the recent list is not useful most of the time (probably
> even annoying since I don't know that dir) for me either, I doubt $HOME
> is really best.
> I see 2 alternative, and I think better, choices:
> 1) use the basedir of the currently opened file;
Hum, forget this point, we of course already do so :-'
Maybe we could use the last used dir if we can't get the path from the
current file? (e;g. when unsaved)
> 2) use the "current dir" (e.g. dir from where Geany was started) .
> AFAIK this will be $HOME for panel/shell-launched apps.
> And maybe add an hidden option in case ppl actually like the GTK feature?
>  maybe not on Windows where I think the "current dir" is always the
> binary location?
>> Matthew Brush
>>  I think we can safely assume Geany users (ie. programmers) already
>> know how to manage files :)
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