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Re: Popovers in GTK


Hey Cody,

Yes those are entirely theme related and fixable. My only hesitation is introducing fixes for 3.12 that may break 3.10 unless we're sure we're targeting 3.12

Daniel Foré

On Thu, Jan 23, 2014 at 7:04 AM, Cody Garver <cody@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> I've been using the PPA for a while and the only bugs I've observed are
> theme related like ugly notebooks and boxes around headerbar close and
> maximize buttons. At least I assume those are theme related.
> I don't know if you've mentioned it before, but another benefit of 3.12 is
> headerbars can have more than just the close button.
> Sent from my iPhone
> On Jan 23, 2014, at 8:54 AM, "Daniel Foré" <daniel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hey dudes,
> As you may know, popovers have landed in GTK!
> http://blogs.gnome.org/mclasen/2014/01/22/and-now-popovers/
> AFAIK, this means they will be available in GTK 3.12, which is imo yet
> another reason to reach for GTK 3.12 by default in Isis. If I understand
> correctly, the gnome team staging PPA for 14.04 is being set up such that
> we should be able to get packages for 3.12
> This would imply another deprecated widget in Granite since the GTK widget
> should be able to do everything that our widget does and hopefully doesn't
> have the quirky bugs that our widget has.
> So, basically I think we should probably make a decision about whether we
> intend to ship GTK 3.12 in Isis or not.
> -- 
> Best Regards,
> Daniel Foré
> elementaryos.org
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