Opened 8 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

Last modified 8 years ago

#9645 closed bug (duplicate)

Tracker: find window layout

Reported by: dsjonny Owned by: axeld
Priority: normal Milestone: R1
Component: Applications/Tracker Version: R1/Development
Keywords: Cc: starsseed@…
Blocked By: #8707 Blocking:
Platform: All


This is not a "new" problem, but the localized find window in the Tracker has wrong layout when a string/control is larger:

And because of this problem we cannot make a proper translation too, because some strings a wider than the control. Using: 45464 nightly.

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Change History (6)

by dsjonny, 8 years ago

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comment:1 by axeld, 8 years ago

If someone wants to tackle this, please bring aldeck's tracker layout branch up to date, and import that one instead :-)


comment:2 by starsseed, 8 years ago

Cc: starsseed@… added

comment:3 by jscipione, 8 years ago

Blocked By: 8707 added
Resolution: duplicate
Status: newclosed

Duplciate of #8707. Also, aldeck's tracker_layout branch does not include layout code for the Find window.

comment:4 by axeld, 8 years ago

Ah, great to know, thanks John! Last time I talked to Alexandre he mentioned that it would be pretty much complete, just need to get update to the latest tree revision. I thought that would imply the complete UI, but that was obviously an incorrect assumption.

Nonetheless, it would be great to import this.

comment:5 by jscipione, 8 years ago

A while back I converted the Find window to use the layout APIs but I ran into a problem. Clicking the expander would increase the window size but then clicking it again to un-expand the window wouldn't decrease the height again. However, I should bring that branch up again because I've run into this problem in Time prefs and a few other places now and I know how to fix it, I just need to add some glue in the right places.

Concerning aldeck's tracker_layout branch I may have made life difficult for him to merge his code when I did my style overhaul of Tracker. It provides a good opportunity to dust off the 3-way merge tool.

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