[Phpmyadmin-devel] grid editing and newlines

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Sun Dec 11 12:37:21 CET 2011

Le 2011-11-14 10:58, Aris Feryanto a écrit :
> Hi all,
> On 12 Nov, 2011, at 2:29 AM, Piotr Przybylski<piotr.prz at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> 2011/11/11 Marc Delisle<marc at infomarc.info>:
>>> Piotr Przybylski a écrit :
>>>> 2011/11/11 Marc Delisle<marc at infomarc.info>:
>>>>> Dieter Adriaenssens a écrit :
>>>>>> Kind regards, Dieter Adriaenssens. Op 11 nov. 2011 16:00
>>>>>> schreef "Marc Delisle"<marc at infomarc.info
>>>>>> <mailto:marc at infomarc.info>>  het volgende:
>>>>>>> Hi, when grid editing a TEXT column, hitting ENTER
>>>>>>> transmits my change instead of inserting a new line.
>>>>>> It makes sense that in this case a new line is added, but
>>>>>> how should the entry be submitted in the database? If I'm
>>>>>> not mistaken there is no submit button at the moment.
>>>>> Dieter, by default, $cfg['SaveCellsAtOnce'] is set to false,
>>>>> thus not showing a submit button.
>>>>> When setting it to true, a submit button appears but the
>>>>> field closes as soon as ENTER is hit.
>>>>> If we want to support grid editing + newlines, a possible
>>>>> solution would be to ask the user to click outside the input
>>>>> field but it's less efficient.
>>>> How about ignoring Shift+ENTER for submitting? This way ENTER
>>>> would submit form and Shift+ENTER would just insert a newline.
>>> Yes but is Shift+Enter intuitive enough or do we need to -
>>> advertise it on the page - explain it in Documentation.html
>> I've seen it used in a few places, but it's not common - some
>> "Press Shift+Enter for newline" message under text field would be
>> needed.
> Yes. I agree to use Shift+Enter and display a hint for that. I'll try
> to fix this and the RTL alignment on this weekend.

Hi Aris,
any progress on this?

Marc Delisle

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