khc at hxbc.us
Tue Nov 27 13:50:01 EST 2007
On Tue, 2007-11-27 at 09:47 -0800, Sean Egan wrote:
> On Nov 27, 2007 9:28 AM, Daniel Atallah <daniel.atallah at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm not a fan of this. It is disconcerting to me to have the window
> > rearrange itself when I'm typing.
> We've already been doing this in the conversation window for a while
> now (but poorly). Our status box has been doing it longer.
> More-or-less every IM client to come out since iChat does this. Plus I
> have academic research  that says it's a good idea. :)
There used to be a bug where we don't allocate enough height for the
typing area, and that causes the widget to jump on every keystroke, is
that what Daniel is hitting here? Before this commit, at least we don't
jump back to the old height until after the message is sent, so it's
less noticeable for people who don't resize the entry height.
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