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Re: New colour selector

From: Dave Page <dpage(at)pgadmin(dot)org>
To: Guillaume Lelarge <guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info>
Cc: pgadmin-hackers <pgadmin-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: New colour selector
Date: 2010-02-14 10:09:30
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On Sun, Feb 14, 2010 at 9:27 AM, Guillaume Lelarge
<guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info> wrote:
> Le 18/01/2010 09:23, Dave Page a écrit :
>> [...]
>> I just went to add a server in a pgAdmin build from SVN trunk and
>> noticed that the new colour selector doesn't work so well on Mac. You
>> can't see easily what the selected colour is - it just looks like a
>> big ugly button. Further, when you click it for the first time, the
>> settings are such that it's far from obvious how to select a colour
>> other than black (actually, you need to set the vertical slider on the
>> right to the top to see solid colours).
>> Please see the attached screenshots.
> It seems to be a wxWidgets/Mac OS X bug. I've found a thread on wx-users
> (see
> in which this issue is discussed.
> They said the native control is borked. So, they added an option to have
> a better generic control. You need to set wxCLRBTN_USES_BMP_BUTTON to 1
> to have it. I tried this and it works (minor a change to a header file).
> Anyways, I sent them an email to fix the header issue and to know if we
> really need to set this option. I'm waiting for their answer.
> Do you think that the wxCLRBTN_USES_BMP_BUTTON solution is possible for
> us? I mean, can you set it before you build Mac OS X release of pgAdmin?

Does it need to be set when wxWidgets is built?

Dave Page
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