[Phpmyadmin-devel] Better table navigation

Aris Feryanto aris_feryanto at yahoo.com
Fri Jul 1 05:49:07 CEST 2011

----- Original Message -----

> From: Marc Delisle <marc at infomarc.info>
> Le 2011-06-30 10:41, Tyron Madlener a écrit :
>>  On Thu, Jun 30, 2011 at 12:08 PM, Aris 
> Feryanto<aris_feryanto at yahoo.com>  wrote:
>>>  Hi all,
>>>  Current table navigation seems to be little messy, so I tried to make 
> the
>>>  table navigation tidier and more compact. You may see the screenshot at 
> [0]
>>>  or try the demo at usual location [1]. Feel free to give any comment or
>>>  suggestion on this.
>>>    [0] 
> https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/Xs_dOR1F0WoXW4_dTB1CLhOTKK2V2rX6_OFfHt2Qo5E?feat=directlink
>>>  [1] http://demo.phpmyadmin.net/gsoc-aris
>>  This is great, I've also found the navigation pretty messy but
>>  couldn't come up with a good idea.
>>  But as Marc mentions, the bar needs to get smaller. On my X61s
>>  Thinkpad with only a resolution of 1024x768 a big part will be outside
>>  the visible area.
>>  Making the horizontal/vertical select list smaller would be one step
>>  (or removing it altogether)
> Seeing very few positive feedback on the devel and users list about the 
> vertical browse mode, I am in favor of removing this feature.
> Or ...we could make the appearance of this select list configurable, the 
> default being not visible. This way, people relying on this very old 
> feature could configure it if they want to, but for the majority, the 
> selector would be out of the way.

Done in my git. Screenshot can be seen at [0] and the demo will be updated soon. I also add the new configuration to toggle the visibility of display direction selection list: Settings -> Main frame -> Browse mode -> Show display direction.

[0] https://picasaweb.google.com/lh/photo/yqHVxEF76ZV0JjF1YJT-NxOTKK2V2rX6_OFfHt2Qo5E?feat=directlink

Aris Feryanto

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