[tomboy-list] Does anyone use the the middle-click-Tomboy-applet-pastes-to-Start-Here-note feature?

Sandy Armstrong sanfordarmstrong at gmail.com
Sat Jan 12 09:43:40 PST 2008


Okay, good to hear that people *are* using it.  I'll look into making
it a plugin or just a feature that can be toggled in preferences or
gconf.

Sandy

On Jan 12, 2008 9:11 AM, Alex Graveley <alex at beatniksoftware.com> wrote:
> I still think this is an awesome feature, especially given the nicely
> formatted datestamp.  I added it at the request of miguel, who was
> looking to replace his append-to-file shell-script, and wouldn't
> switch to tomboy without it.
>
> Could this be made into a plugin instead of just removing it?  That
> might give it a little more visibility for hackers, the most likely to
> want the feature.
>
> -Alex
>
>
> On 1/12/08, Sandy Armstrong <sanfordarmstrong at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Last chance to defend this feature!  I'm heavily leaning towards
> > removing it as soon as there's a patch for it.
> >
> > Anyone?
> >
> > Sandy
> >
> > On Mar 17, 2007 7:33 AM, Sanford Armstrong <sanfordarmstrong at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Hey folks,
> > >
> > > With regards to bug #359167 [1], does anybody actually use this feature?
> > >
> > > Most GNOME applets let you move them by middle-click-dragging.  With
> > > Tomboy, when you middle-click on the applet (or notification icon),
> > > any text in the clipboard is pasted to the Start Here note, which is
> > > opened for you.  I don't think this is documented anywhere.
> > >
> > > Would you care if this feature went away?
> > >
> > > Personally, I never use the Start Here note, so I'm probably not
> > > qualified to judge whether or not it is a useful feature.  Hence this
> > > mail.  :-)
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > Sandy
> > >
> > > [1] http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=359167
> > >
> >
>



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