[Libreoffice] FW: [PATCH] Introduce HideDisabledMenuItems style setting

Allen Pulsifer pulsifer at openoffice.org
Wed Apr 27 05:29:38 PDT 2011

> > I'm introducing a setting that decides if disabled menu items should be
hidden. Currently the code is broken
> > in the sense that items are hidden if disabled on all platforms and
UpdateApplicationSettings which theortically
> > does that is a) counter-intuitive and b) not set by platforms.

> I'm not sure I understand.
> I absolutely would hate it when the disabled menu-items were hidden
> instead of just greyed out.

The current behavior is that if a menu item is disabled BY THE DISTRIBUTION
PACKAGER OR SITE INSTALLATION SYSADMIN, then the menu item is hidden in LO,
not grey'out out.  Its not a question of what the user wants, its a question
of what the distribution packager or site administrator is trying to

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