[SHR-U / All?] Illume Keyboard in Landscape

Sebastian Krzyszkowiak 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.
> Petr

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.

Sebastian Krzyszkowiak

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