[Alpine-info] Alpine display problem
Benjamin R. Haskell
alpine at benizi.com
Wed Jun 18 13:36:49 PDT 2008
On Wed, 18 Jun 2008, Hisashi T Fujinaka wrote:
> On Wed, 18 Jun 2008, Eduardo Chappa wrote:
>> On Wed, 18 Jun 2008, Hisashi T Fujinaka wrote:
>> :) > I thought that this was the behavior that we were discussing, and not
>> :) > what happens when you just "unselect" a message. My comment was
>> :) > limited to that. I still think the current behavior is correct, but
>> :) > since others disagree, I guess a new configuration should be in
>> :) > place. I guess something like
>> :) >
>> :) > [X] Do not auto zoom on unselect
>> :) >
>> :) > should work.
>> :) >
>> :) Zoom is an additional new feature that I didn't know about, and I think
>> :) the default should be "Do not auto zoom on unselect" because that's the
>> :) original behavior and doesn't look like a bug this way.
>> Zoom is just new to you. It is really an old behavior. I personally do not
>> see it as a bug, but a feature, so I guess we will have to agree to
> Zoom was not in the releases of Pine or was not enabled by default
> before. I'm not sure which.
I believe auto-zoom is a relatively new feature. Zoom is not.
> Because of this, it LOOKS LIKE A BUG to the user when they're selecting
> a lot of messages and should not be enabled by default. Does that make
> sense to you?
The thing that looks like a bug is treating all-messages-selected the same
as being in zoom mode, even though it's not. I don't think the auto-zoom
behavior in general looks like a bug. (e.g. if you search for all messages
from me in your inbox, it seems pretty intuitive.)
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