Re: vfolder .desktop and Window Maker
On Thu, Feb 20, 2003 at 11:24:33AM +0100, Marcelo E. Magallon wrote:
> This means you parse all the menu entries, and then apply selectors to
> decide which entries go in which menus.
> What I am missing here is the ability to merge small menus into its
> parents. For example, given this:
> Archive Generator
> Search Tool
> "menu" will merge Asclock back into "Tools" because the "Clocks"
> submenu is too small. You can see it from another POV: Asclock is
> initially in the Tools menu, and has a "hint" named "Clocks". Iff
> there's at least a certain number of menu entries with the same
> "Clocks" hint, they will be grouped in the "Clocks" submenu, otherwise
> they will be left in tools. This way you can avoid creating large
> menus by creating deeper hierarchies and you avoid deep hierarchies of
> sparse menus.
Ah, I see. That should be reasonably straightforward to implement,
just a <MergeIntoParentIfSmallerThan>5</MergeIntoParentIfSmallerThan>
or something along those lines.