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[haiku-development] Re: WebKit SSE2 requirement (sean collins)

Mon, 2014-10-06 01:45
-------- Original message -------- From: pulkomandy Date:10/01/2014 2:52 PM (GMT-05:00) To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [haiku-development] WebKit SSE2 requirement Hello, ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Ingo Weinhold)

Mon, 2014-10-06 01:45
On 10/01/2014 08:22 PM, John Scipione wrote: On Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 11:36 AM, Axel Dörfler axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote: But apart from that, I don't think it's that usable either since the click targets are very small. Why not use standard sized buttons like this: +-----------------+---+---+ ...
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[haiku-development] Re: WebKit SSE2 requirement (Alexander von Gluck IV)

Sun, 2014-10-05 23:45
On , pulkomandy wrote: Hello, The JavaScript interpreter in WebKit has started to make use of SSE2 features. For the previous releases, we advertised support for i586 machines, which means SSE and SSE2 was not to be used, or detected at runtime. ...
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[haiku-development] WebKit SSE2 requirement (pulkomandy)

Sun, 2014-10-05 21:45
Hello, The JavaScript interpreter in WebKit has started to make use of SSE2 features. For the previous releases, we advertised support for i586 machines, which means SSE and SSE2 was not to be used, or detected at runtime. If we want to keep this low compatibility requirement, I will have to switch our WebKit port to the plain C code version of the JavaScript interpreter. This also means we lose the JIT capabilities, which will ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (John Scipione)

Sun, 2014-10-05 21:45
On Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 11:36 AM, Axel Dörfler axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote: Am 01/10/2014 17:29, schrieb John Scipione: This screenshot is a bit old but gives you the idea: It's dead ugly in any case :-) ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Ralf Schülke)

Sun, 2014-10-05 19:45
Am 01.10.2014 17:23 schrieb Richie Nyhus richienyhus@xxxxxxxxx: I have never liked those 90s style spinners with the micro buttons that seem to cause you to click the button opposite of the one that you want. I'm quite happy for that old style spinner to remain part of libsanta (or was it libwalter?) and not be part of Haiku. The most of new Design are from the 60s and 70s, so Apple improve this from ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Axel Dörfler)

Sun, 2014-10-05 17:45
Am 01/10/2014 17:29, schrieb John Scipione: This screenshot is a bit old but gives you the idea: It's dead ugly in any case :-) But apart from that, I don't think it's that usable either since the ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (John Scipione)

Sun, 2014-10-05 15:45
On Wed, Oct 1, 2014 at 6:25 AM, Richie Nyhus richienyhus@xxxxxxxxx wrote: Are native date/time spinners something that could help to decrease the chances of users getting confused? Some examples of optional and non optional date spinners: ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Richie Nyhus)

Sun, 2014-10-05 15:45
We don't have native spinners, currently. I find the way they are implemented on other systems to be rather bad (with two very small buttons to increase and decrease the value, too small for practical use). I found that I never use those small buttons, and end up entering the value manually using the keyboard, and using a BTextControl for that sounds fine. I have never liked those 90s style spinners with the micro buttons that seem to cause you to click the button opposite of the one that you want. I'm quite happy for that old style spinner to remain part of libsanta (or ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (pulkomandy)

Sun, 2014-10-05 15:45
On Wed, Oct 01, 2014 at 11:25:00PM +1300, Richie Nyhus wrote: Are native date/time spinners something that could help to decrease the chances of users getting confused? Some examples of optional and non optional date spinners: ...
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[haiku-development] Re: RFC: B_INVALID flag for BControlLook (Richie Nyhus)

Sun, 2014-10-05 15:45
Are native date/time spinners something that could help to decrease the chances of users getting confused? Some examples of optional and non optional date spinners: ~Richie ...
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