Bug report #14125
Make Log Message Panel dock widget as tabbed window (UX improvement)
|Affected QGIS version:||2.12.2||Regression?:||No|
|Operating System:||All||Easy fix?:||No|
|Pull Request or Patch supplied:||No||Resolution:||end of life|
|Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:||No||Copied to github as #:||22127|
Much like all of the other QGIS application panels (e.g Layers, python console etc) it would be good to allow the possibility for Log Message Panel dock widget to be tabbed. At the moment Log Message Panel can only be docked in the bottom of the application and if you drag another dock another widget on top of Log Message Panel it hides it which can be very confusing for new users.
See a screenshot for how I think it should look.
#1 Updated by Nathan Woodrow about 7 years ago
Seems to be because of this
connect( mLogDock, SIGNAL( visibilityChanged( bool ) ), mMessageButton, SLOT( setChecked( bool ) ) );
When you tab it with another dock widget it will change the visibility to False because it's hidden in the second tab. The button is set to hide or show the dock based on the state
connect( mMessageButton, SIGNAL( toggled( bool ) ), mLogDock, SLOT( setVisible( bool ) ) );
#4 Updated by Giovanni Manghi almost 4 years ago
- Resolution set to end of life
- Status changed from Open to Closed
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