[Libreoffice] [GSOC][patch] Multiline inputbar

Anurag Jain anuragjainfzd at gmail.com
Mon Jun 6 12:34:35 PDT 2011

Hi Kohei,

Have a look into this. I've fixed the display problem with the j and g letters.

On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 12:57 AM, Kohei Yoshida <kyoshida at novell.com> wrote:
> Hi Anurag,
> On Tue, 2011-06-07 at 00:15 +0530, Anurag Jain wrote:
>> Hello Kohei,
>> I was able to figure out how to make the text appear properly in the
>> inputbar when in single line mode. I'm sending my patch over here.
>> Please have a look into it and let me know about further improvements
>> that can be done.
> We talked a bit in IRC but just to let the list know...
> This change looks great!  The text gets wrapped and the cursor moves to
> the next line as the line reaches the full width of the input bar.  And
> the up/down arrow keys shifts the cursor to the previous/next line as
> you would expect.  Good work! :-)

Thanks Kohei for the feedback and the motivation. ;)

> Now, a minor nit pick is that, the very lower portion of the text
> appears to be cut off.  For instance, when you type 'j', the lower
> portion of the letter is not displayed and it looks like 'i'.  Have you
> tried EditEngine::GetTextHeight() ?  That may give you a more
> appropriate height to use rather than hard-coding it to the 1/4 of the
> height of the input box.

Yeah this patch will fix the j and g thing.  Also I'll remove the hard
coding once you let me know about this patch.

> I've checked in this change to your feature branch, though I didn't
> check in those extra blank lines.
Yeah I'll take care of such things.
> Kohei
> --
> Kohei Yoshida, LibreOffice hacker, Calc
> <kyoshida at novell.com>

Thanks and regards.

Anurag Jain
Final yr B.Tech CSE
SASTRA University
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