[Sugar-devel] [DESIGN] Calculate: Cut option

Gary Martin garycmartin at googlemail.com
Tue Sep 28 10:44:33 EDT 2010

On 28 Sep 2010, at 10:07, Simon Schampijer <simon at schampijer.de> wrote:

> Hi,
> in Calculate 0.84 we have a cut option in the edit toolbar. The icon is 
> a label - afaik this has been done since we did not have a cut icon at 
> this point. The label is only translated in the palette. The 0.90 does 
> not have the cut option at all.

Yea it's still there, I moved cut into the copy icon sub menu. I vaguely recollect this was also the approach taken somewhere else after some design chatter - though I may have just made that up ;)

> What was the conclusion to not add it in 0.90? Maybe we should remove it 
> from the 0.84 version as well? I wonder if it brings that great 
> functionality compared to the confusion it adds.

I'd say it's useful from a keyboard shortcut point of view for those used to keyboarding. Actually just checked Write and we're missing the extra cut menu entry there, though the keyboard shortcut does at least work - perhaps a bug for Write to help aid shortcut discovery.   


> Regards,
>    Simon
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