On Thu, Jul 19, 2001 at 10:01:54AM +0200, Arnaud Calvo wrote:
> I didn't have many thoughts about my last suggs :
> It could be nice to open an "xterm here" with the root pwd, clicking the
> "xterm here" while holding the Ctrl or the Shift key down (il fact, it
> only saves you from typing "su"... so perhaps it's not worth doing it ?)
Doesn't work. su will only read from a terminal, not from a pipe, so we
can't send the password to it.
> Change to root with a menu-command, to avoid having to launch an xterm,
> typing su, the pwd, "rox", and re-locating the correct directory...
> That way, if the command was chosen, it would display a small window
> (Xdialog, or an xterm) to enter the root pwd, and would display then the
> same window than before the command, but in "root mode".
Same problem :-(
> I don't like the way the items are displayed, when "alpha-sorted" : it's from
> left to right, and from top to bottom. Could it be possible to choose
> between this and : display from top to bottom, then from left to right
Where does the scrollbar go?
> And, as I'm a generous boy, I bring you 2 more ;-)
> In the 'go to' mini-buffer, would it be possible to handle correctly the
> 'keypad enter key' ? I have some apps which recognize it well, and
> others not, like ROX :-(
OK - fixed.
> In the action windows, would it be possible to assign by default the
> escape key to the cancel button, so that when an op has failed, this
> button is focused and all one has to do is hit 'esc' to close that
> window ?
> Thanks !
> PS : I've finished the fr-translation of the manual (2 paragraphs have
> not been translated => it's about development, so... not so important).
> Now I'm looking for a way to convert it to .ps (I will find, you know
> ;-) and for someone who doesn't know rox and who would be kind enough to
> install it and re-read my translation...
> It's near... :-))))
Thomas Leonard http://rox.sourceforge.net