On Wed, Jan 25, 2012 at 2:58 PM, Jannis Pohlmann <jannis@...> wrote:
> On Wed, 25 Jan 2012 14:50:23 +0100, Nick Schermer <nickschermer@...>
>> On Wed, Jan 25, 2012 at 2:43 PM, Jannis Pohlmann <jannis@...>
>>> * in the demo app you posted on IRC on Sunday, the active item had a
>>> selection box around the icon and label, which I think was due to
>>> GtkIconView; with ExoIconView the icon/labels each have their own
>>> small selection box. Can we somehow make it look like with a
>>> GtkIconView? I thought that looked really good!
>> In gtk3 we can, exo has a couple of advantages: good single click (but
>> that is easy to simulate) and follow-state emission, gtk has this in
>> So I think we should keep it like this and switch to gtkiconview when
>> we port to gtk3.
> Sounds ok. This is no "visual regression" anyway, so not really a
> concern. The demo app just looked a bit sexier.
True-ish, but without follow-state it is hard to tell (in single click
mode) which item the user is hovering, so therefore I've moved the
code to exo.