Mutliple Instances of app

Wade Smart wade at wadesmart.com
Tue Nov 22 13:23:14 UTC 2005


11222005 0722 GMT-5

I wouldnt have thought to even try that.
See what windows did to my brain. Made it mushy.

Wade



Peter Garrett wrote:

>On Mon, 21 Nov 2005 22:03:03 -0600
>Tommy Trussell <tommy.trussell at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>  
>
>>On 11/21/05, 'Forum Post <ulist at gs1.ubuntuforums.org> wrote:
>>    
>>
>>>You can launch gedit with the --new-window parameter from the command
>>>line.
>>>      
>>>
>>
>>alternatively, if you already have the documents open in gedit, you can use
>>the "Move to New Window" command in the Documents menu.
>>
>>    
>>
>
>I don't use gedit much, but this thread caused me to open a few files and experiment. I found I can drag and drop tabs outside the window, and a new instance appears containing the file in that original tab. The reverse also works - drag the tab from a separate window into the original window, and it appears there as a new tab.
>
>Quite a cool feature...
>
>Peter
>  
>




More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list