Opened 18 months ago

Closed 3 weeks ago

#15218 closed enhancement (fixed)

WebPositive - add drop down menu in settings for different search engines

Reported by: vidrep Owned by: pulkomandy
Priority: normal Milestone: R1/beta3
Component: Applications/WebPositive Version: R1/Development
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Platform: All

Description

Currently one must copy/paste a URL into the settings dialog for whichever search engine is desired. It would be helpful to have a drop down menu with a few different choices, instead of defaulting to Google.

Change History (6)

comment:2 by miqlas, 18 months ago

I can umagine a folder where WP would look for search engines. The url and the search engine favicon should be stored as attributes maybe.

comment:3 by pulkomandy, 18 months ago

In fact we could use bookmark files for that, they are pretty much what you described. Let's add them to the default WebPositive bookmarks (which we may take the opportunity for moving into Haiku git repo, storing them in a separate zipfile isn't great).

comment:4 by Jpdw33, 8 weeks ago

I will try to add the dropdown menu for search engines. What engines should I add?

comment:5 by pulkomandy, 8 weeks ago

There is already a list built in the code that you can reuse for a start.

It was added here: https://git.haiku-os.org/haiku/commit/src/apps/webpositive?id=4c1d001d51545424a10792804f8885d2bc257f60

comment:6 by pulkomandy, 3 weeks ago

Milestone: UnscheduledR1/beta3
Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Change applied in hrev54825.

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