enhancement: constellation boundary button

Bug #1249239 reported by Zozori on 2013-11-08
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Stellarium
Wishlist
Alexander Wolf

Bug Description

Display of constellation lines, labels and art can be toggled by (1) menu, (2) button on the screen or by (3) keyboard shortcut. There is no button to toggle visibility of constellation boundaries, only menu and keyboard shortcut b. I suggest to add a button to toggle display of boundaries.

This is a suggestion for a new feature, sent as bug report, since launchpad has no feature suggestion category

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gzotti (georg-zotti) wrote :

There is already a shortage on space for buttons on small screens when many plugins are active. IMO the boundaries are rather for advanced users who should be able to remember a "B".
G.

Changed in stellarium:
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
status: New → Opinion
Zozori (zozori) wrote :

There could be a checkbox in configuration to display the button or not as is already the case for angular measurement button or nebula background button. A shortage of space could be addressed by configuration checkboxes for all buttons.

Changed in stellarium:
assignee: nobody → Alexander Wolf (alexwolf)
status: Opinion → Confirmed
Alexander Wolf (alexwolf) wrote :

I guess we really can add checkbox for adding this button like for nebulae background button.

But what about use case for real usage of this feature? I think press "B" is really fast method :)

Changed in stellarium:
status: Confirmed → Opinion
Changed in stellarium:
assignee: Alexander Wolf (alexwolf) → nobody
Changed in stellarium:
assignee: nobody → Alexander Wolf (alexwolf)
Alexander Wolf (alexwolf) wrote :

A customized button for toggle constellation boundaries was added in revision 9366: http://bazaar.launchpad.net/~stellarium/stellarium/trunk/revision/9366

Changed in stellarium:
milestone: none → 0.16.0
status: Opinion → Fix Committed
Changed in stellarium:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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