Commit cf781640 authored by Eike Ziller's avatar Eike Ziller

Fix that double-click in file system view sometimes does not work

When clicking on an item that changes the height of the crumble path, a
double-click has great chances of not succeeding, because before the
second click, the item might move away from under the mouse.

If the tree has a scroll bar that can move wide enough, we solve that by
scrolling the tree such that the same item remains under cursor when the
crumble path height changes. (We have to synchronize the scroll bar
value change with the relayouting though, to avoid flicker.)

If there is no scroll bar, or it cannot move enough in the needed
direction, we delay the re-layouting by the maximum double-click
interval to guarantee a double-click will still have the same item under
the mouse.

Change-Id: I3b296925d9be2d2ab5affbbb64df67173d9715d4
Reviewed-by: Tobias Hunger's avatarTobias Hunger <>
parent 9dcf8cf0
......@@ -48,19 +48,20 @@
#include <utils/navigationtreeview.h>
#include <utils/utilsicons.h>
#include <QAction>
#include <QApplication>
#include <QComboBox>
#include <QContextMenuEvent>
#include <QDir>
#include <QFileInfo>
#include <QFileSystemModel>
#include <QHeaderView>
#include <QMenu>
#include <QScrollBar>
#include <QSize>
#include <QTimer>
#include <QFileSystemModel>
#include <QVBoxLayout>
#include <QToolButton>
#include <QAction>
#include <QMenu>
#include <QContextMenuEvent>
#include <QDir>
#include <QFileInfo>
#include <QVBoxLayout>
const int PATH_ROLE = Qt::UserRole;
const int ID_ROLE = Qt::UserRole + 1;
......@@ -84,6 +85,27 @@ static QWidget *createHLine()
return widget;
// Call delayLayoutOnce to delay reporting the new heightForWidget by the double-click interval.
// Call setScrollBarOnce to set a scroll bar's value once during layouting (where heightForWidget
// is called).
class DelayedFileCrumbLabel : public Utils::FileCrumbLabel
DelayedFileCrumbLabel(QWidget *parent) : Utils::FileCrumbLabel(parent) {}
int immediateHeightForWidth(int w) const;
int heightForWidth(int w) const final;
void delayLayoutOnce();
void setScrollBarOnce(QScrollBar *bar, int value);
void setScrollBarOnce() const;
QPointer<QScrollBar> m_bar;
int m_barValue = 0;
bool m_delaying = false;
// FolderNavigationModel: Shows path as tooltip.
class FolderNavigationModel : public QFileSystemModel
......@@ -142,7 +164,7 @@ FolderNavigationWidget::FolderNavigationWidget(QWidget *parent) : QWidget(parent
m_filterHiddenFilesAction(new QAction(tr("Show Hidden Files"), this)),
m_toggleSync(new QToolButton(this)),
m_rootSelector(new QComboBox),
m_crumbLabel(new Utils::FileCrumbLabel(this))
m_crumbLabel(new DelayedFileCrumbLabel(this))
......@@ -190,13 +212,13 @@ FolderNavigationWidget::FolderNavigationWidget(QWidget *parent) : QWidget(parent
// connections
connect(m_listView, &QAbstractItemView::activated,
this, [this](const QModelIndex &index) { openItem(index); });
// use QueuedConnection for updating crumble path, because that can scroll, which doesn't
// work well when done directly in currentChanged (the wrong item can get highlighted)
[this](const QModelIndex &current, const QModelIndex &) {
connect(m_crumbLabel, &Utils::FileCrumbLabel::pathClicked, [this](const Utils::FileName &path) {
const QModelIndex rootIndex = m_listView->rootIndex();
const QModelIndex fileIndex = m_fileSystemModel->index(path.toString());
......@@ -388,6 +410,27 @@ void FolderNavigationWidget::openProjectsInDirectory(const QModelIndex &index)
void FolderNavigationWidget::setCrumblePath(const QModelIndex &index, const QModelIndex &)
const int width = m_crumbLabel->width();
const int previousHeight = m_crumbLabel->immediateHeightForWidth(width);
const int currentHeight = m_crumbLabel->immediateHeightForWidth(width);
const int diff = currentHeight - previousHeight;
if (diff != 0 && m_crumbLabel->isVisible()) {
// try to fix scroll position, otherwise delay layouting
QScrollBar *bar = m_listView->verticalScrollBar();
const int newBarValue = bar ? bar->value() + diff : 0;
if (bar && bar->minimum() <= newBarValue && bar->maximum() >= newBarValue) {
// we need to set the scroll bar when the layout request from the crumble path is
// handled, otherwise it will flicker
m_crumbLabel->setScrollBarOnce(bar, newBarValue);
} else {
void FolderNavigationWidget::contextMenuEvent(QContextMenuEvent *ev)
QMenu menu;
......@@ -573,5 +616,48 @@ void FolderNavigationWidgetFactory::updateProjectsDirectoryRoot()
int DelayedFileCrumbLabel::immediateHeightForWidth(int w) const
return Utils::FileCrumbLabel::heightForWidth(w);
int DelayedFileCrumbLabel::heightForWidth(int w) const
static QHash<int, int> oldHeight;
int newHeight = Utils::FileCrumbLabel::heightForWidth(w);
if (!m_delaying || !oldHeight.contains(w)) {
oldHeight.insert(w, newHeight);
} else if (oldHeight.value(w) != newHeight){
auto that = const_cast<DelayedFileCrumbLabel *>(this);
QTimer::singleShot(QApplication::doubleClickInterval(), that, [that, w, newHeight] {
oldHeight.insert(w, newHeight);
that->m_delaying = false;
return oldHeight.value(w);
void DelayedFileCrumbLabel::delayLayoutOnce()
m_delaying = true;
void DelayedFileCrumbLabel::setScrollBarOnce(QScrollBar *bar, int value)
m_bar = bar;
m_barValue = value;
void DelayedFileCrumbLabel::setScrollBarOnce() const
if (!m_bar)
auto that = const_cast<DelayedFileCrumbLabel *>(this);
} // namespace Internal
} // namespace ProjectExplorer
......@@ -48,6 +48,8 @@ QT_END_NAMESPACE
namespace ProjectExplorer {
namespace Internal {
class DelayedFileCrumbLabel;
class FolderNavigationWidgetFactory : public Core::INavigationWidgetFactory
......@@ -111,6 +113,7 @@ private:
void openItem(const QModelIndex &index);
QStringList projectsInDirectory(const QModelIndex &index) const;
void openProjectsInDirectory(const QModelIndex &index);
void setCrumblePath(const QModelIndex &index, const QModelIndex &);
Utils::NavigationTreeView *m_listView = nullptr;
QFileSystemModel *m_fileSystemModel = nullptr;
......@@ -118,7 +121,7 @@ private:
bool m_autoSync = false;
QToolButton *m_toggleSync = nullptr;
QComboBox *m_rootSelector = nullptr;
Utils::FileCrumbLabel *m_crumbLabel = nullptr;
DelayedFileCrumbLabel *m_crumbLabel = nullptr;
// FolderNavigationWidgetFactory needs private members to build a menu
friend class FolderNavigationWidgetFactory;
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