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Re: Bounty for folding
Big interest on my part - but I'm pretty useless when it comes to
programing anything more complicated than "Hello world". Maybe I can scare
up a little cash to help to sweeten the bounty. (emphasis on "little" - I
have two daughters heading into college and another not far behind.)
On Nov 14, 2012 5:02 AM, "jayseye" <jayseye@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> In-reply-to: <
> Hello Jaap, and J.A. de Vries -
> I'd like to follow up on adding folding to Zim. Have yet to find this
> listed on the Wiki, as mentioned below.
> Has there been any progress, and/or is there still interest in this
> Marc Paul Rubin
> From: "J.A. de Vries" <hdv.jadev@xxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Thu, 24 May 2012 14:10:59 +0200
> Hi Jaap,
> > Maybe you could set up a small page on the dev wiki here:
> > http://www.zim-wiki.org/wiki/doku.php . Please specify criteria that
> > the plugin needs fulfill in order to claim the bounty, and how to
> > contact you to claim it etc.
> Will do that. Might take a couple of days due to work.
> > I can link the wiki page from the main website.
> > To give a first shot on the technical impact: looks like gtksourceview
> > can support marks in the window margin, which could be used to trigger
> > fold/unfold. Also it looks like next release of gtksourceview will
> > have a special API for folding.
> That would be great. It should make things a whole lot easier to
> implement and maintain.
> > So either we need to make zim's editor inherit from gtksourceview and
> > build on that API, or emulate the relevant code to enable similar
> > features in zim.
> I don't know the inner workings of zim too well, but if the first option
> could provide the functionality I need, then I'd suggest the first
> alternative. The more generic the code the better in my experience.
> > Main challenge is to get the folding marks (icons) in the marging and
> > keep them uptodate. The hiding of a piece of text is almost trivial.
> > Adding some widget / keybinding to fold/unfold all up to a certain
> > level needs some design but is probably easy to implement as well.
> Glad to hear that!
> I'll try to make some time this weekend to write down the specs for what
> I would like to have.
> P.S. I am willing to sponsor other bounties as well, if you want me to.
> Just contact me if I can help.
> Grx HdV
> Bounty for folding
> From: J.A. de Vries, 2012-05-19
> Re: Bounty for folding
> From: Jaap Karssenberg, 2012-05-22
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