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Re: Increasing size of results grid

From: Thom Brown <thom(at)linux(dot)com>
To: Guillaume Lelarge <guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info>
Cc: Dave Page <dpage(at)pgadmin(dot)org>, Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>, pgadmin-support(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Increasing size of results grid
Date: 2010-10-19 19:15:51
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On 19 October 2010 19:43, Guillaume Lelarge <guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info> wrote:
> Le 19/10/2010 08:15, Guillaume Lelarge a écrit :
>> Le 19/10/2010 00:27, Dave Page a écrit :
>>> On Mon, Oct 18, 2010 at 10:59 PM, Guillaume Lelarge
>>> <guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info> wrote:
>>>> Le 12/10/2010 10:16, Dave Page a écrit :
>>>>> On Mon, Oct 11, 2010 at 10:37 PM, Guillaume Lelarge
>>>>> <guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info> wrote:
>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>> Le 11/10/2010 20:54, Josh Berkus a écrit :
>>>>>>> [...]
>>>>>>> I'd like to use pgadmin3 for more demos.  But I find I can't because the
>>>>>>> font size of the results grid is fixed as being fairly small, and
>>>>>>> there's no way to make it larger.
>>>>>> There is a way. Go in the Options window, select the Preferences tab and
>>>>>> change the Font. It will make, among other components the result grid
>>>>>> bigger.
>>>>> Thats what I thought, but I tested it on Mac and found it didn't work.
>>>>> wxMac bug?
>>>> I think it is more a wxGTK/wxWin bug which changes the font of the cell
>>>> when you use the function to change the font of the labels.
>>>> Can someone on Mac tries this patch?
>>> It picks up the main UI font, rather than the Query Tool font (which
>>> is used by ctlSQLBox). I'm not sure that's the appropriate behaviour.
>>> It also forces it to bold, because that's how the column/row headers
>>> are shown.
>> Yeah, just wanted to make sure we had to use the SetDefaultCellFont()
>> method.
>> Will use the Query Tool font.
> Done.
>>> We'd also need to ensure it also affects the edit grid, and other
>>> grids we may be using such as those on the debugger.
>> +1
> If they use the ctlSQLResult, they should be fine. I tried on the edit
> grid and it worked.
> Two patchs attached: one for the font customization (which could be
> commited to 1.12 and master), one for the mousewheel support (which will
> only be applied to master).
> Any comments before I commit them?

Yes, the scrollwheel zoom should really also increase the height of
rows and size of text on column titles/row numbers too if that's
possible.  And I'm wondering if the zoom should be persistent.

Thom Brown
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