[scribus] Organizing the workspace display

Louis Desjardins louis.desjardins at gmail.com
Wed Jan 5 03:28:43 CET 2011

2011/1/4 a.l.e <ale.comp_06 at xox.ch>

> hi greg,
> > I don't think that tooltips are likely to go away.

I agree. My take on tooltips is they cover a real need to let people know
what they are using. Sometimes, they are too long, I also agree. But
overall, they are paving the way to a good usage of the application. I would
not throw that away. Maybe, for some knowledgeable users, a way in the Prefs
to turn them out.

Also, as a translator, these tooltips are great to understand a specific


> I have to say that
> > perhaps there should be a word/character threshold, beyond which the
> > information which is in the tooltip should be easily available
> > somewhere else. Maybe sometimes the tooltip might say, for example:
> > "See Working with Text for further information."
> personally, i consider "See Working with Text for further information."
> already to be a very long a tooltip...
> ciao
> a.l.e
> _______________________________________________
> scribus mailing list
> scribus at lists.scribus.net
> http://lists.scribus.net/mailman/listinfo/scribus
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.scribus.net/pipermail/scribus/attachments/20110104/db72142f/attachment.htm>

More information about the scribus mailing list