On Tue, 2003-08-05 at 21:00, Alan Horkan wrote:
> I was playing around in Paint Shop Pro trying to see what it does well and
> what caught my interest today was that in seemingly every dialog window
> you are able to maximise the window unlike standard dialogs where this
> functionality is usually disabled/greyed out.
> This is more useful than it sounds, take for example the File Open Dialog.
> If you maximise the window the widgets reflow and the space with the
> document list exands to fit the avialable space (and I think the preview
> box expands too, but I dont have it in front of me right now).
> If the GIMP was to consider this feature would it require a whole lot of
> work to make sure the dialogs reflowed properly when maximised?
> (Keep in mind that users might be using text sizes larger than the
> defaults so static widget layouts are a really bad idea).
In general all GIMP dialogs can be maximized and widgets reflow as you
described. What are you talking about?
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