[SHR-U / All?] Illume Keyboard in Landscape
seba.dos1 at gmail.com
Sat Oct 3 15:55:51 CEST 2009
On 10/3/09, Petr Vanek <vanous at penguin.cz> wrote:
> PV>> please word it correctly: it doesn't work correctly in landscape
> PV>> but there is an ugly hack to perform each time you rotate to make
> PV>> it fit. Illume (E) has had this ever since, i still wander what
> PV>> keeps it being the top w-manager for the freerunner.
> SK> And it works correctly on landscape and always worked, just in
> SK> revision we're using ATM switching at runtime doesn't work. That's
> SK> correct wording.
> BP> There are several reasons imho, but why i did not switch to sth
> BP> else: the illume kbd is awesome!
> BP> Yes e-docs are practically not there, but personally i think it is
> BP> the toolkit of the future.
> BP> also performance is great in comparison to what you get/what is
> BP> possible...
> i know all the reasoning, but the bottom line is: if you just want to
> rotate screen and have larger keyboard it doesn't work and it has been
> like that for a long time. restarting E every sinle time you want to
> write an sms in landscape sounds probably good to some, not to me.
> as with the keyboard, there have long been issues with subfolders on
> desktop, another desktop altogether, full-screen with no keyboard etc.
> i don't want to sound negative, but don't try to convince me or others
> that it works the way it was intended. it doesn't. despite the issues, i
> like illume and i really wish it is moved from the backburner to the
> front one to get some TLC.
But I already told you - you don't have to restart whole E. Just enter
to keyboard menu in illume wrench, select none, and then default (it
will restart illume keyboard). And it'll work just nicely.
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