#90 "Exit when window closed" ignored

Post v1.0
open-accepted
GUI (73)
5
2015-12-06
2009-11-16
Gene Cash
No

Select the Edit->Preferences->Configure this window... menu option.
In the "General Options" dialog that appears, there's a checkbox "Exit program when this window is closed"
Even if you check this box, when you close the file/icon window, it unfloats it instead of exiting.

Discussion

  • Vladimir Nadvornik

    It should be probably changed to
    "Exit program when this image window is closed"

    It is meant for handling multiple windows opened via "New window"

     
  • Laurent MONIN

    Laurent MONIN - 2009-12-04
    • milestone: --> Post v1.0
    • status: open --> open-accepted
     
  • Laurent MONIN

    Laurent MONIN - 2009-12-04

    This change will occur after 1.0 release due to string freeze.

     
  • m d

    m d - 2015-12-06

    Shouldn't be the default to not exit the program when a window is closed, instead exit the program when the last window is closed? Like all other programs do?

     

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