[Qgis-developer] [QGIS-UX] Opinions on "best" implementation of color picker dialog?

Nyall Dawson nyall.dawson at gmail.com
Mon Jul 28 16:48:23 PDT 2014

On 29 July 2014 05:19, Larry Shaffer <larrys at dakotacarto.com> wrote:

> However, a very big -1 for such a custom picker *replacing* access to the
> system picker.
> For example, the very first option in user Preferences in the latest
> Photoshop is allowing the user to choose the default color picker (between
> Apple's or Adobe's) [1]. I think having such an app-wide setting, with the
> custom picker as initial default, and the ability to pop up the system color
> picker from within the custom picker's dialog, is critical for
> cross-platform user experience. Otherwise, we risk really annoying existing
> users by forcing their color workflow to ours.

So are you proposing that we would switch over to our own custom
picker by default on OSX, but add an option to switch back to the
system color picker? Or default to the system picker but allow
switching to the built in one?

Does the OSX picker support CMYK colors?


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