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Re: Tool palette doesn't scroll

From: Irene Vatton <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2007 16:58:45 +0100
To: ladewitt@lucindadewitt.com
Cc: www-amaya@w3.org
Message-Id: <200711121658.45212.Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>

On Monday 12 November 2007 16:29, Lucinda DeWitt wrote:
> Thanks Irene,
> I've now experimented with the "customizable" tool bar, but I can't
> figure out how to get Amaya to remember my customization.  Everytime I
> open it, I get all eight of the tool palettes and have to close those I
> don't want, move those I do to one side, etc. so I have enough screen
> left to view the page.  This is even more annoying than the old toolbar,
> but if I don't do this, the parts of the tool panel I need are down off
> the screen where I can't get to them (even when I close those above them).

That problem is now fixed in the CVS version and we'll publish a new snapshot 
with the bug fix by end of this week.

> Am I just missing some obvious way to save the customize preferences?
>
> Thanks,
> Lucinda
>
> Irene Vatton wrote:
> > On Saturday 10 November 2007 16:28, Lucinda DeWitt wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >> I didn't see any reply to the post about the need for a scroll on the
> >> toolbar, so I'll mention that it is a problem in the Mac version of 9.99
> >> as well.
> >
> > The scroll on the toolbar will be supressed in future release.
> > People who want to acceed more tools at the same times will use
> > the customizable tool panel.
> >
> >> I also agree with the poster who found the repeated need to hit F8
> >> annoying.
> >>
> >> A few of the mac-specific bugs with the scroll bars seem better, though
> >> not fixed. (What should be a down arrow on the vertical bar often points
> >> sideways when a window first opens especially in split views like
> >> source.)
> >>
> >> I also keep experiencing a problem where I open a series of files and at
> >> some point the cut, copy, paste options under edit "gray out" and I have
> >> to shut Amaya down and restart to clear it up.  I haven't been able to
> >> determine what seems to "cause" this problem.  Has anyone else had a
> >> similar experience? (This was in 9.55 and continues in 9.99 on Mac OSX
> >> 10.4.10)
> >
> > I didn't meet that situation and there is no Amaya code that grays out
> > these entries.  It's probably a problem with the focus.
> > Could you check when the situation occurs?
> >
> >> Thanks for all the improvements,
> >> Lucinda DeWitt
> >>
> >> Leon Stringer wrote:
> >>> Hi,
> >>>
> >>> In Amaya 9.99-1, the tool palette (F8) doesn't have a scroll bar but
> >>> can be taller than the window. This means that there are items off the
> >>> bottom of the page that you can't get to without contracted options at
> >>> the top of the page. (I'm sure the previous version did have a scroll
> >>> bar?).
> >>>
> >>> (Running on Fedora 7).
> >>>
> >>> Regards,
> >>>
> >>> Leon...
> >>>
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     Irène.
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