bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #41198, GUI Editor tabs should be draggable

 
 

bug #41198: GUI Editor tabs should be draggable

Submitted by:  Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Submitted on:  Fri 10 Jan 2014 08:01:27 PM UTC  
 
Category:  GUI Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Feature Request
Status:  Fixed Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  3.8.0 Operating System:  Microsoft Windows

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Mon 23 Jun 2014 07:02:19 PM UTC, comment #9: 

Correct, this feature was added to the gui-release branch. The version 3.8.x  is built from the stable branch.

Torsten Lilge <ttl>
Project Member
Mon 23 Jun 2014 01:37:59 PM UTC, comment #8: 

I believe it'll only be available in version 4.

Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Mon 23 Jun 2014 12:48:10 PM UTC, comment #7: 

Please excuse me for disturbing, but dragging editor tabs doesn't work on my installation:

MXE Octave 3.8.1-4 => Qt version 4.8.6
Windows 7, 64 bit

(The patch says: "Check whether the Qt QTabWidget::setMovable() function exists. This function was added in Qt 4.5.")

Might this be a regression? Or Windows only?

Armin Müller <arm_in>
Tue 14 Jan 2014 11:12:11 PM UTC, comment #6: 

thank you.

Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Tue 14 Jan 2014 09:59:10 PM UTC, comment #5: 

Changeset
http://hg.savannah.gnu.org/hgweb/octave/rev/4dadae02bd4c
limits the tab width and makes the max. width configurable.

Thanks for the suggestion.

Torsten Lilge <ttl>
Project Member
Tue 14 Jan 2014 01:27:02 PM UTC, comment #4: 

please see screenshot attached.
there are only three tabs visible,
because their size was expanded
so as to fit the entire file path.
I wish I could resize the tab,
potentially truncating the title
(keeping it right-justified).


Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Tue 14 Jan 2014 05:39:24 AM UTC, comment #3: 

No the size can't be changed by the user.
What exactly do you mean by "resize-to-fit"?

Torsten Lilge <ttl>
Project Member
Mon 13 Jan 2014 10:17:49 PM UTC, comment #2: 

also makes tabs resizable?

when Preference "show full path in the tab title" is enabled, tabs resize-to-fit makes them too wide.

Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Fri 10 Jan 2014 08:37:32 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Please refer to patch #8256 and changeset
http://hg.savannah.gnu.org/hgweb/octave/rev/e54cfaae830b
(gui-release)

Torsten Lilge <ttl>
Project Member
Fri 10 Jan 2014 08:01:27 PM UTC, original submission:  

so that the order of files opened in the Editor can be rearranged, from left to right.

Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>

 

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    2014-01-10 ttl StatusNone => Fixed
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