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bug #53044: Variable Editor: add generic, extensible interface for right-click context menu

Submitted by:  Rik <rik5>
Submitted on:  Fri 02 Feb 2018 01:49:12 AM UTC  
Category:  GUI Severity:  1 - Wish
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Feature Request
Status:  None Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Open
Release:  dev Operating System:  Any

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Fri 02 Feb 2018 01:49:12 AM UTC, original submission:

jwe wrote: "There are many possibilities for cool features like filling rectangles with a value, deleting or inserting rows or columns (more than one at a time), or inserting another matrix using a command, not just by pasting. It would be nice to have a generic interface for this so that people could easily add their own actions that are commands defined in .m files."

Deletion already has a menu item, but fill and insertion do not.

Also, a generic interface is already available if we were to use the uicontextmenu() code from figures. The whole point of that is to be able to quickly add a right-click menu to a figure with callbacks that can be user code.

Rik <rik5>
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