[MonoDevelop] Stripped down GTK# notebook tabs for monodevelop

"Andrés G. Aragoneses" knocte at gmail.com
Mon Apr 20 15:30:22 EDT 2009

Chris Howie wrote:
> 2009/4/9 Anirudh <anirudh at anirudhsanjeev.org>:
>> Andrés: I think that's a pretty neat idea, to have the icon and close button
>> on the active tab and removed on the other tabs.
> I disagree.  If this is implemented, please provide an option to turn it off.
> I'll frequently hop from file to file during development and then
> eventually clean up the open windows by closing ones I'm not using
> anymore.  Forcing me to switch to those tabs to close them would
> require at least one extra click and at most N extra clicks for N

I wonder then if, for this specific problem, we should go again with the
old-firefox-approach of having just only one (X)Close button at the
right-upper corner of the tab notebook (don't know if it's possible with
Gtk+ though).

> tabs.  (Using middle click is an idea there, but don't require users
> to know that exists to save them time closing tabs.)


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