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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (John Scipione)

Tue, 2014-10-07 16:45
I've pushed the branch public here: Most interesting files to look at for the class are in the usual locations (for private classes): ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Augustin Cavalier)

Tue, 2014-10-07 14:45
On 10/02/2014 05:37 AM, pulkomandy wrote: Do you have other use cases in mind? How about a hexadecimal spinbox? -Augustin ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Jessica Hamilton)

Tue, 2014-10-07 14:45
On 2 October 2014 22:52, Axel Dörfler axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote: Am 02.10.2014 11:26, schrieb Ingo Weinhold: On 10/02/2014 11:11 AM, Axel Dörfler wrote: Am 02.10.2014 10:23, schrieb Stephan Aßmus: Since a spinner is not always a number spinner, but can also spin between any arbitrary set of data, the arrows are much more versatile than -/+. And I would definitely prefer a general solution that works with all spinner use cases over having specialized controls. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Ingo Weinhold)

Tue, 2014-10-07 12:45
On 10/02/2014 12:28 PM, Axel Dörfler wrote: Am 02.10.2014 12:07, schrieb Stephan Aßmus: I believe that -/+ buttons would still work for spinning something like January. I don't see why it wouldn't be suitable for a universal spinner. And there have been examples why they are better than arrows. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Axel Dörfler)

Tue, 2014-10-07 12:45
Am 02.10.2014 12:07, schrieb Stephan Aßmus: I believe that -/+ buttons would still work for spinning something like January. I don't see why it wouldn't be suitable for a universal spinner. And there have been examples why they are better than arrows. They would definitely work for something like January. They wouldn't really work that good for example when spinning between card deck suits, ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (pulkomandy)

Tue, 2014-10-07 10:45
On Thu, Oct 02, 2014 at 12:07:23PM +0200, Stephan Aßmus wrote: I believe that -/+ buttons would still work for spinning something like January. I don't see why it wouldn't be suitable for a universal spinner. And there have been examples why they are better than arrows. The deskbar calendar does that (but not with a spinner). No one seemed to complain about it so far. -- Adrien. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Stephan Aßmus)

Tue, 2014-10-07 08:45
Am 02.10.2014 11:52, schrieb Axel Dörfler: Am 02.10.2014 11:26, schrieb Ingo Weinhold: On 10/02/2014 11:11 AM, Axel Dörfler wrote: Am 02.10.2014 10:23, schrieb Stephan Aßmus: Since a spinner is not always a number spinner, but can also spin between any arbitrary set of data, the arrows are much more versatile ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Axel Dörfler)

Mon, 2014-10-06 17:45
Am 02.10.2014 11:26, schrieb Ingo Weinhold: On 10/02/2014 11:11 AM, Axel Dörfler wrote: Am 02.10.2014 10:23, schrieb Stephan Aßmus: Since a spinner is not always a number spinner, but can also spin between any arbitrary set of data, the arrows are much more versatile than -/+. And I would definitely prefer a general solution that works with all spinner use cases over having specialized controls. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (pulkomandy)

Mon, 2014-10-06 15:45
On Thu, Oct 02, 2014 at 11:11:44AM +0200, Axel Dörfler wrote: Am 02.10.2014 10:23, schrieb Stephan Aßmus: ... you can see how the up and down arrows would have reversed meaning when thinking about it this way. To be honest, I think one can overthink even the simplest things :-) Since a spinner is not always a number spinner, but can also spin between any arbitrary set of data, the arrows are much more versatile than -/+. And I would definitely prefer a general solution that works with all spinner use ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Ingo Weinhold)

Mon, 2014-10-06 13:45
On 10/02/2014 11:11 AM, Axel Dörfler wrote: Am 02.10.2014 10:23, schrieb Stephan Aßmus: Since a spinner is not always a number spinner, but can also spin between any arbitrary set of data, the arrows are much more versatile than -/+. And I would definitely prefer a general solution that works with all spinner use cases over having specialized controls. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Axel Dörfler)

Mon, 2014-10-06 13:45
Am 02.10.2014 10:23, schrieb Stephan Aßmus: ... you can see how the up and down arrows would have reversed meaning when thinking about it this way. To be honest, I think one can overthink even the simplest things :-) Since a spinner is not always a number spinner, but can also spin ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Stephan Aßmus)

Mon, 2014-10-06 13:45
Am 02.10.2014 08:57, schrieb pulkomandy: I think - and + as currently used in the Screen preflet is fine. A little example, let's say you have spinners for the X and Y coordinates of an object. For X, the up button would move right, and the down button would move left. For Y, the up button would move... down! - and + more reliably map to decrease and increase and should not have such problems. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (pulkomandy)

Mon, 2014-10-06 13:45
On Thu, Oct 02, 2014 at 08:46:58AM +0200, Axel Dörfler wrote: Am 01.10.2014 21:06, schrieb Ingo Weinhold: On 10/01/2014 08:22 PM, John Scipione wrote: On Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 11:36 AM, Axel Dörfler axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote: But apart from that, I don't think it's that usable either since the click targets are very small. Why not use standard sized buttons like this: ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Axel Dörfler)

Mon, 2014-10-06 13:45
Am 01.10.2014 21:06, schrieb Ingo Weinhold: On 10/01/2014 08:22 PM, John Scipione wrote: On Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 11:36 AM, Axel Dörfler axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote: But apart from that, I don't think it's that usable either since the click ...
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[haiku-development] Re: WebKit SSE2 requirement (François Revol)

Mon, 2014-10-06 09:45
On 02/10/2014 01:59, François Revol wrote: On 01/10/2014 23:07, sean collins wrote: these cpus are at least a decade old. changing the minimum requirements after all this time seams reasonable. and the new cpus support all the old instructions so beos software will be uneffected As I just said, I do have an Athlon XP box here and I do use it for development in parallel to my laptop. I could do with just NetSurf on this one though I suppose. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: WebKit SSE2 requirement (François Revol)

Mon, 2014-10-06 09:45
On 01/10/2014 23:07, sean collins wrote: these cpus are at least a decade old. changing the minimum requirements after all this time seams reasonable. and the new cpus support all the old instructions so beos software will be uneffected As I just said, I do have an Athlon XP box here and I do use it for development in parallel to my laptop. I could do with just NetSurf on this one though I suppose. Btw, please fix your mailer to reply with proper quoting. Here I just ...
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[haiku-development] Re: WebKit SSE2 requirement (François Revol)

Mon, 2014-10-06 07:45
On 01/10/2014 20:52, pulkomandy wrote: Hello, The JavaScript interpreter in WebKit has started to make use of SSE2 features. For the previous releases, we advertised support for i586 machines, which means SSE and SSE2 was not to be used, or detected at runtime. If we want to keep this low compatibility requirement, I will have to switch our WebKit port to the plain C code version of the JavaScript ...
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[haiku-development] Re: WebKit SSE2 requirement (sean collins)

Mon, 2014-10-06 01:45
-------- Original message -------- From: pulkomandy Date:10/01/2014 2:52 PM (GMT-05:00) To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [haiku-development] WebKit SSE2 requirement Hello, ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Ingo Weinhold)

Mon, 2014-10-06 01:45
On 10/01/2014 08:22 PM, John Scipione wrote: On Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 11:36 AM, Axel Dörfler ax