[Gajim-devel] changes in message_window.glade

Henning Oschwald h.oschwald at gmx.de
Fri May 9 09:25:18 CEST 2008

On Pungenday, day 55 of Discord 3174, Yann Leboulanger wrote:
> Henning Oschwald wrote:

>> The old 'actions' context menu (alt+a) was quite accessible for me to
>> access functions such as buddy information or sending files. After the
>> change the context menu hass been replaced by some buttons which are
>> currently not accessible via the keyboard and don't provide
>> shortcuts. I'ld definitely vote for the old message window style.

> This space is currently not used in Gajim, so that's nice to have
> those icons I think.

Sure, why not. It just seemed to me like the icons were intended as a
replacement for the context menu. But now the menu is back and I'm happy
again. :-)

> But I agree that using only the keyboard is interesting, not only for
> you. So what about adding shortcuts like Alt+I for Information window,
> etc?

Ctrl-i already shows the buddy information window, but keyboard
shortcuts to access functions directly withoud needing to go the longer
way through a menu are always welcome.


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