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Sun, Sep 1

fbg13 added a comment to D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.

So what's happening? Do I have to change static_cast to qobject_cast?
If so then I don't know how to fix the error mentioned above.

Sun, Sep 1, 6:14 PM · Dolphin

Aug 9 2019

fbg13 added a comment to D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.

Regarding qobject_cast this is the error I get:

Aug 9 2019, 7:05 PM · Dolphin
fbg13 added inline comments to D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.
Aug 9 2019, 1:06 PM · Dolphin

Aug 8 2019

fbg13 updated the diff for D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.

change label text

Aug 8 2019, 8:44 PM · Dolphin
fbg13 updated the diff for D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.

check parent() against nullptr, use static_cast when getting the DolphinMainWindow

Aug 8 2019, 6:08 AM · Dolphin
fbg13 added inline comments to D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.
Aug 8 2019, 5:54 AM · Dolphin

Aug 7 2019

fbg13 updated the diff for D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.

make requested changes and some cleanup

Aug 7 2019, 8:02 PM · Dolphin

Aug 5 2019

fbg13 added a comment to D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.

The actions in the current patch were a few I selected for showcase.
These are the actions I think are useful to have for the double click:

"file_new" "New &Window"
"new_tab" "New Tab"
"edit_paste" "Paste Clipboard Contents..."
"edit_find" "&Find..."
"edit_select_all" "Select &All"
"split_view" "Split"
"editable_location" "Editable Location"
"replace_location" "Replace Location"
"go_back" "&Back"
"go_up" "&Up"
"go_home" "&Home"
"show_filter_bar" "Show Filter Bar"
"open_terminal" "Open Terminal"
"create_dir" "Create Folder..."
"show_preview" "Preview"
"show_in_groups" "Show in Groups"
"show_hidden_files" "Hidden Files"
"view_properties" "Adjust View Properties..."
"show_terminal_panel" "Terminal"

Thoughts?
@ngraham Do you think it still fits better in the Navigation page?

Aug 5 2019, 6:11 PM · Dolphin

Aug 4 2019

fbg13 updated the summary of D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.
Aug 4 2019, 5:14 PM · Dolphin
fbg13 added a comment to D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.

Finally, it feels quite slow. When I double-click, there's a noticeable delay before the action gets executed. Maybe this is because of all the scanning widgets to find the main window? That doesn't feel like the correct approach, just browsing the diff.

For me there is no delay, but I also don't like the loop. The alternatives I found are:

Aug 4 2019, 5:13 PM · Dolphin

Jun 12 2019

fbg13 added a comment to T11080: KDE for Big Enterprises.

CERN announced their Microsoft Alternatives project https://home.cern/news/news/computing/microsoft-alternatives-project-malt

Jun 12 2019, 6:46 PM · Goal Setting 2019
fbg13 added a comment to T10997: Improve check box design.

How about a rhombus for indeterminate state?

Jun 12 2019, 7:32 AM · VDG, Breeze

Apr 18 2019

fbg13 added a comment to D16648: Open externally called files/directories in new tabs.

Currently opening an already open path creates a new tab.
I think it's better to just activate the existing tab.

Apr 18 2019, 7:06 PM · Dolphin

Apr 16 2019

fbg13 added a comment to D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.

I don't think the navigation is a suitable place, since it's not limited only to going up one folder.

Apr 16 2019, 6:16 PM · Dolphin
fbg13 added a comment to D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.

Since the requested feature from Windows Explorer was itself implemented as an add-on, maybe this should be a plugin too?

Apr 16 2019, 4:33 PM · Dolphin

Apr 14 2019

fbg13 requested review of D20532: Proof of Concept: Add double click actions to empty space in the folder view.
Apr 14 2019, 11:39 AM · Dolphin