bugGNU Octave - Bugs: bug #41523, editor line/column number display...


bug #41523: editor line/column number display could be a user preference

Submitted by:  Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Submitted on:  Sun 09 Feb 2014 03:37:22 PM UTC  
Category: GUISeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Feature Request
Status: NoneAssigned to: None
Originator Name: Open/Closed: Open
Release: 3.8.0Operating System: Any

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Sun 09 Feb 2014 09:11:38 PM UTC, comment #2:

I like right of the main menu bar

Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>
Sun 09 Feb 2014 04:35:52 PM UTC, comment #1:

Really a lot? On my display it is just around 1.5 times the editor line height.

In that vertical space (status bar) we could also have icons for insert/overwrite mode. Then, display of the entire status bar could be a preference.

Or those icons/values could be moved to the right of the main menu bar - we wouldn't need the status bar at all then.

Philip Nienhuis <philipnienhuis>
Project Member
Sun 09 Feb 2014 03:37:22 PM UTC, original submission:

it takes a lot of vertical space just to show those two values at the bottom right corner of the editor window

Felipe G. Nievinski <fgnievinski>


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