[Geany] Tab-Switching via Ctrl-Tab

Nick Treleaven nick.treleaven at xxxxx
Fri Aug 15 16:53:51 UTC 2008

On Fri, 15 Aug 2008 14:25:47 +0200
Enrico Tröger <enrico.troeger at uvena.de> wrote:

> On Thu, 14 Aug 2008 16:30:55 +0100, Nick Treleaven
> <nick.treleaven at btinternet.com> wrote:
> > I guess a window manager style Alt-Tab would only
> > need one command. A single command would not really replace any
> > part of Code Navigation.
> I think a one-command solution would be better.

Me too.

> Do you want to also use a small window to show cycling between tabs
> like window managers do? That would be a cute and handy feature but

This would be cool. Maybe keybindings.c could be modified to hide any
document-switching window on the Ctrl/modifier key(s) release.
(Brackets in case Ctrl-tab was changed to something else).

> also might get unusable with many open tabs (I usually have between 25
> and 35 files open). Just as a note.

The window could just show the short name of the file to switch to,
like Xfwm does after holding Alt.


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