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From Emmanuel Lecharny <>
Subject Re: [Studio] Integer Editor does not accept negative numbers
Date Fri, 16 Oct 2009 09:44:36 GMT
Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot wrote:
> I think, at least, we need to state in the documentation that "the Integer
> Value Editor only allows edition of integer values between -2,147,483,648
> and +2,147,483,647, and for values outside of that range, the use of the
> In-Place Value Editor is recommended.".
> We can also try to implement a custom spinner which is based on a long, but
> it won't be as good as the default SWT Spinner widget (especially in terms
> of appearance an behavior on all platforms).

Well, it may be just me, but I never liked the spinner widget to add 
numbers. Usually, when I inject a number into an entry, I know exactly 
which value I will put into it, and I prefer typing it. It's not like 
you have a limited number to select (like a percentage).

cordialement, regards,
Emmanuel L├ęcharny

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