Re: [Gimp-developer] Why artificially constrain toolbox window size?

2010-05-28 Thread Martin Nordholts
On 05/27/2010 06:48 PM, Michael Natterer wrote: Yes, the concern is that tool buttons *do* have a fixed size, and I really don't think we should scale them. The interface is IMHO better with the resize steps. There is no reason to have non-square buttons, because it doesn't exactly look good

Re: [Gimp-developer] Why artificially constrain toolbox window size?

2010-05-28 Thread Michael Natterer
On Fri, 2010-05-28 at 08:23 +0200, Martin Nordholts wrote: On 05/27/2010 06:48 PM, Michael Natterer wrote: Yes, the concern is that tool buttons *do* have a fixed size, and I really don't think we should scale them. The interface is IMHO better with the resize steps. There is no reason to

[Gimp-developer] Why artificially constrain toolbox window size?

2010-05-27 Thread Martin Nordholts
Hi, Right now, we put an artificial constraint on the toolbox dock window to make it resizeable only in tool button sized increments. If there is a dockable dialog present, the constraint is only on the width. If there are no dockables, the constraint is both on the width and the height.

Re: [Gimp-developer] Why artificially constrain toolbox window size?

2010-05-27 Thread Thorsten Wilms
On Thu, 2010-05-27 at 09:18 +0200, Martin Nordholts wrote: The GtkToolPalette widget that hosts the buttons is able to nicely distribute available space among the buttons, so I would like to remove the resize constraint and make the toolbox dock window freely resizeable. The attached patch

Re: [Gimp-developer] Why artificially constrain toolbox window size?

2010-05-27 Thread Martin Nordholts
On 05/27/2010 09:36 AM, Thorsten Wilms wrote: On Thu, 2010-05-27 at 09:18 +0200, Martin Nordholts wrote: The GtkToolPalette widget that hosts the buttons is able to nicely distribute available space among the buttons, so I would like to remove the resize constraint and make the toolbox dock

Re: [Gimp-developer] Why artificially constrain toolbox window size?

2010-05-27 Thread Michael Natterer
On Thu, 2010-05-27 at 09:18 +0200, Martin Nordholts wrote: Hi, Right now, we put an artificial constraint on the toolbox dock window to make it resizeable only in tool button sized increments. If there is a dockable dialog present, the constraint is only on the width. If there are no

Re: [Gimp-developer] Why artificially constrain toolbox window size?

2010-05-27 Thread Christopher Curtis
On Thu, May 27, 2010 at 12:48 PM, Michael Natterer mi...@gimp.org wrote: On Thu, 2010-05-27 at 09:18 +0200, Martin Nordholts wrote: The GtkToolPalette widget that hosts the buttons is able to nicely distribute available space among the buttons, so I would like to remove the resize