[MlMt] Modal two pane layout?
Benny Kjær Nielsen
mailinglist at freron.com
Wed Apr 4 08:36:44 UTC 2012
On 4 Apr 2012, at 10:25, Baron Fujimoto wrote:
> : If implemented this would require the GUI to include an indication
> : the current mailbox (and/or search) and some way to exit the message
> : viewing mode. I cannot promise you such a feature any time soon, but
> : is a feasible feature which I'll keep in mind.
Is the above use of colon the default quotation style used by Alpine? I
would consider it highly non-standard (correct me if I'm wrong) and kind
of harmful :-)
> Yes, I think you understand what I mean. (Al)pine/mutt have a sets of
> commands that are context specific (folder/mailbox, index, message).
> can switch between contexts with keystrokes, and some actions are
> available in more than one context. I guess I'm very comfortable and
> efficient making these context switches, and I like my primary current
> main pane optimized for either mailbox index or message. If you
> pine this is probably familiar to you. Having a sidebar pane with a
> folders/mailboxes is useful and unobtrusive.
> I understand that these aren't features that would be available in the
> near future, but I very much appreciate that they would be considered.
Noted. I can at least look into if I can easily make some kind of toggle
between the two modes (list mode and message mode).
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