Something that Drives me *CRAZY*

Devin Asay devin_asay at byu.edu
Fri Feb 23 12:33:35 EST 2007


Dave,

Have you submitted this as a bug/enhancement to Rev QC/Bugzilla? I  
would add some votes to it if it were there.

Devin

On Feb 23, 2007, at 9:23 AM, Dave wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Yes, that's it. It doesn't happen in other Application because they  
> "de-bounce" the mouse in one (or more) of the ways I describe below.
>
> All the Best
> Dave
>
>
> On 23 Feb 2007, at 15:36, Mark Swindell wrote:
>
>> Yes, this is a minor annoyance for me too.  I think what happens  
>> is that I select an object when the mouse is still in motion over  
>> it, and so I drag it a few pixels.  I'm not sure what the solution  
>> is from the IDE end, but it does seem to happen more frequently in  
>> Rev than with other apps I use.
>> Mark
>>
>> On Feb 23, 2007, at 4:03 AM, Dave wrote:
>>
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> I've been suffering in silence about this for ages!
>>>
>>> Has anyone else been driven crazy by the way in which the IDE  
>>> selects and then moves objects? What I mean is that it's way too  
>>> easy to move an object just by selecting it. e.g. you select it  
>>> with a mouse down and accidently move the mouse and then the  
>>> objects shifts a couple of pixels. I think the mouse should be  
>>> "de-bounced", e.g. any movement within a short period should be  
>>> ignored, or better still it shouldn't move the object until it's  
>>> been selected by a Mouse Down and a Mouse Up, then to move it you  
>>> Mouse Down, or maybe you should only be able to move it by  
>>> dragging a certain area.
>>>
>>> Anyone agree???


Devin Asay
Humanities Technology and Research Support Center
Brigham Young University




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