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Subject: Re: FS#12321 - Touchscreen: List line padding, to more easily select lines

Re: FS#12321 - Touchscreen: List line padding, to more easily select lines

From: Alex Parker <parker.alex.e_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 07 Oct 2011 19:28:55 +0100

On 07/10/11 19:18, Thomas Martitz wrote:
> Hello folks,
>
> I finally uploaded the patch that's lived long in my git repo (although
> in very hacked together fashion). I'm making this post here too since I
> want to get it in quickly. So please have a play with it and speak up if
> you have objections.
>
>> This patch adds line padding to lists on touchscreens, in order to
>> make lists reasonable useful without huge fonts.
>>
>> It's configurable:
>> * Automatic (default, line height calculated using a lcd dpi aware
>> function)
>> * Off (status quo, line height = font height)
>> * X pixels (from 2 to 50 in even steps)
>>
>> The automatic setting should/aims to Just Work Out Of The Box on all
>> targets
>>
>> IMO this patch is needed to make Rockbox on touchscreen/RaaA remotely
>> usable.
>>
>> Please comment or make suggestions!
>
>
> Best regards.

I've been using a version poached from your repo on Android for a while,
and like it a lot. However, my suggestion for defaults would be
automatic on android/touchscreen, and off on all traditional targets.

Alex
Received on 2011-10-07


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