On 17 Oct 2002, Lars Clausen wrote:
> Double-click the 'T' icon in the toolbox and set your default to Left there.
Already done it.
What i am aksing is has everyone else changed the default too and would
Left aligned be a better default.
> We've been considering such a thing, where to edit text, you first have to
> select the text and then click again to edit. This would solve a number of
> problems with editing, such as single-key menu shortcuts getting in the
> way, good cut-and-paste, allow for text field navigation etc. It's
> definitely a good idea.
i might just file a feature request for 'better text widget' or some such
> > I am also wondering if perhaps all the little suggestions i keep making
> > are somehow counter productive and that rather asking for lots of little
> > fixes Dia should be trying to reuse other peoples code or move to using
> > an entirely new Canvas widget?
> I don't know of a better Canvas widget. ANd many of these suggestions are
> not really about the canvas, but about how Dia objects behave.
I was thinkng code reuse, avoiding redundant effort and stuff.