[Potlatch-dev] Using p2 as your main editor?
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Tue Aug 24 14:34:44 BST 2010
On Tue, Aug 24, 2010 at 2:28 PM, Steve Bennett <stevagewp at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 23, 2010 at 9:34 PM, Andy Allan <gravitystorm at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi folks,
>> I'm interested in hearing from people who are now using p2 as their
>> main editor - how are you finding it? Also for people who have tested
>> p2, but have gone back to p1 - any thoughts?
> Might have mentioned these before but:
> - speed. Not sure why, but the background imagery (nearmap) is much
> much slower in potlatch2. The whole thing feels really sluggish.
> - keyboard shortcuts. I make large numbers of edits in a short space
> of time. Efficient keyboard shortcuts matter. (plus, enter, pgdn/pgup,
> are the main ones)
> - mouse misbehaviour. Rapid mouse clicks are completely ignored. It's
> basically impossible to trace out a road at a reasonable speeed.
> So, I don't need many features, but I do need the simple stuff to work
> well. Really well.
Yeah, on the mouse clicks, one of the most irritating things is when
drawing a polygon. The mouse pointer changes to the filled in circle
when trying to complete the circle, but when you click it seems to
have a different hit test and creates a new node instead ... you have
to fiddle around a bit to figure out where it thinks the node really
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