> Sent: Thursday, December 01, 2016 at 5:02 PM > From: "Andre Poenitz" <andre.poen...@qt.io> > To: "Mike Jackson" <imikejack...@gmail.com>, "Jason H" <jh...@gmx.com> > Cc: qt-creator <email@example.com> > Subject: Re: [Qt-creator] Lost in 4.2 > > > Mike Jackson <imikejack...@gmail.com> > > <rant> > > Rule 1: "new" way of doing user interfaces dictates that in no way > > should the UI widgets indicate that they can be clicked, moved or > > interacted with. It is entirely up to the user to simply click all over > > the interface until some hidden menu shows up or something happens. > > This is an old-fashioned, standard context menu on items in a tree view, > a concept that is in use in dozens of places all over of Qt Creator since > the beginning. > > The fact that it *also* reacts to single clicks is a convenience shortcut > for people who are capable of reading documentation or possible > asking politely on the mailing list. Also rather old-school skills.
It looks nested, but not a tree to me. There needs to be buttons. I vehemently oppose degradation of usability because it isn't "modern". Do not go quietly into that good night. _______________________________________________ Qt-creator mailing list Qtfirstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.qt-project.org/mailman/listinfo/qt-creator