[KPhotoAlbum] Configuration dialog RFE/annoyance

Robert L Krawitz rlk at alum.mit.edu
Sun Mar 12 04:43:34 CET 2006


   From: "Jesper K. Pedersen" <blackie at blackie.dk>
   Date: Sat, 11 Mar 2006 18:51:50 -0500
   Cc: Robert L Krawitz <rlk at alum.mit.edu>, KPhotoAlbum at kdab.net

   On Saturday 04 March 2006 09:01, Robert L Krawitz wrote:
   | When you start the configuration dialog the focus is on the Label
   | field, which is probably the single least useful place for it to be
   | (particularly in multiple image mode).  The problem is if you type
   | ctrl-2 and then start typing you can very easily accidentally change
   | the labels of a very large number of images, which is a very
   | destructive operation.  I did it the other day, and recovering was a
   | bit tedious.
   |
   | If an arbitrary choice has to be made, I'd say that keyword would be a
   | better place to start with focus.  Another option would be to disable
   | the label box in multiple-image mode.

   I've changed the code, so the focus the first time the dialog is
   shown is on the first line edit for annotation (persons in the
   default layout).  Subsequent times, the focus will be where it was
   when you left the dialog last time.

Sounds good.



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