[Libreoffice-ux-advise] toolbox control / selection semantics ...
sfbilly at gmail.com
Mon Oct 3 08:05:45 PDT 2011
Great, thanks very much! I already fired off the first build last night,
and am now trying to get it to pick up where it failed. I'll find folks on
IRC when I hit my next snags.
On Mon, Oct 3, 2011 at 3:26 AM, Michael Meeks <michael.meeks at suse.com>wrote:
> Hi Billy,
> On Fri, 2011-09-30 at 08:39 -0700, Billy Charlton wrote:
> > So, my pet peeve issue is a Calc bug/feature request first filed in
> > *2003* -- and is in the OOo bugzilla at
> > https://issues.apache.org/ooo/show_bug.cgi?id=10864 . I actually
> > filed one of the 12 dupes around 2006.
> Heh filing bugs is great, but showing up to help fix them is even
> impressive :-) the bug sounds annoying as you say.
> > I always wondered if there was some dark reason this issue kept
> > getting backburned when the project was still in OOo.
> Lack of resources.
> > Anyway, I've done plenty of C++ and UI development projects so I'm not
> > afraid of tackling it, but the codebase is pretty impenetrable for
> > someone just starting out on this project. Pointers welcome!
> Cool. So the first trick is to get a build, Linux is strongly
> recommended for that. When you've done that, poking at things like:
> + SvxFontColorToolBoxControl
> and + SvxFontColorExtToolBoxControl
> the difference between which -may- be the cause of your issue, if
> poke into:
> You can see that some are 'Ext' control variants and others are not:
> pMod );
> pMod );
> these guys have the separate drop-down vs. select it seems
> SvxColorToolBoxControl::RegisterControl(SID_BACKGROUND_COLOR, pMod );
> and this guy does not. I imagine calc is using the non-Ext controls,
> and needs updating.
> As for saving the previous state in the ODF file, perhaps the best
> place to shove that is the settings.xml file; poke at
> sc/source/filter/xml - near the $ git grep VisibleAreaTop hits :-)
> michael.meeks at suse.com <><, Pseudo Engineer, itinerant idiot
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