[TxMt] Re: Clicking icon in file browser pane should also select it?

Allan Odgaard mailinglist at textmate.org
Fri Dec 21 13:54:18 UTC 2012

On Nov 6, 2012, at 11:40, Alex Sullivan <alex at zero-design.info> wrote:

> Just wondering what the thinking is for not selecting that file in the file browser when you click on it's icon (thus opening it) […]

Opening files (from file browser) is a quite common action and the double-click is a little tedious, so the icon works to skip the double-click.

Many actually ask the opposite of you: why clicking the label doesn’t open (but instead select).

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