[tomboy-list] Mac improvements
sanfordarmstrong at gmail.com
Tue Nov 2 22:07:45 PDT 2010
On Tue, Nov 2, 2010 at 10:02 PM, Jens Knutson <jens.knutson at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'll second Josep's comments -- I just started a new job where I'm living on
> a Mac for the first time, and Tomboy was the first thing I went to download
> when I got the new machine.
Great, more users and more testing is always needed. Don't hesitate
to report bugs or ask questions on the list! :-)
> Josep mentioned that keyboard shortcuts were working though...? Does this
> include the global shortcut for displaying Start Here or the search window?
> I can't seem to find any UI for those, neither in Tomboy's prefs nor in the
> system-wide keyboard prefs.
No, global keybindings are not supported on the Mac at this time. I'm
sure it's doable but it will require some research to do correctly.
> Lastly, FWIW, I actually looked around for something like Tomboy on the Mac,
> just to see "how the other side lives", but there doesn't seem to be
> anything. In terms of ultra-fast but "rich enough" notetaking, Tomboy
> appears to be unparalleled.
The only native Mac software I've seen that gives Tomboy a run for its
money is TaskPaper, which I'd love to steal some features from in the
future. It's not really the same as Tomboy but it has a nice focused
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