Support for Left handers

Jae Stutzman jaebird at
Sat Jul 14 20:21:33 CEST 2007

On 7/14/07, Mark <markitect at> wrote:
> Adding left hand support shouldn't be too hard.  We would just add a
> config option that is read by the ui library and then everyone that
> uses the standard ui library would automatically have a left handed
> application.  So the main question is what all do you want moved(I am
> right handed)?
> The scroll bar is the obvious one, would you like the spinner thing
> and the button on the bottom switch as well.  (seems like that would
> be the best way to keep the scroll seperate).  Also what about the top
> and bottom status bars and such.  I think someone should edit some of
> the screen shots to how they would like a lefty screen to look and
> post it somewhere in the wiki for discussion.
I don't think the whole screen should be mirrored! There are some elements
that should the main top bar with the status icons and such.

Scrollbars are the main thing I can think of right now. I agree a wiki page
should be added for left handed ui discussion.
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