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From Andrus Adamchik <and...@objectstyle.org>
Subject Re: CMP: Search/Validate
Date Wed, 30 Mar 2016 11:41:51 GMT
> I'm thinking about something like this
> for search/validate:
> 
> https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/54311650/CayenneModelerPrototype/SearchAndValidate.png

+1

> I think ideally we would leave the search field in the upper right corner
> and automatically show the search results/validation issues when the user
> searches or has validation issues.

+1

> I want this version of CM to
> support multiple main windows.  You should be able to open many projects at
> once.  

+1


> On Mar 30, 2016, at 2:28 PM, Michael Gentry <blacknext@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Since we had so much discussion on the tree view, I thought I'd stir things
> up a bit more.  :-)
> 
> Since I'm not a fan of the popups, I'm thinking about something like this
> for search/validate:
> 
> https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/54311650/CayenneModelerPrototype/SearchAndValidate.png
> 
> I think ideally we would leave the search field in the upper right corner
> and automatically show the search results/validation issues when the user
> searches or has validation issues.  (And perhaps automatically close when
> there is nothing to show.)  It is in a split view which can be resized, so
> most of the time would not be taking up much space at all in the tree
> view.  Could also reverse the positions, but I think on the bottom of the
> tree view is a good place.
> 
> FWIW, part of the reason I'm anti-popup is I want this version of CM to
> support multiple main windows.  You should be able to open many projects at
> once.  I want the "popup" data to be in the window itself so there is no
> confusion what window/project it is supporting.
> 
> Thoughts?
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> mrg


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