Labels from inactive branches

Scott Kostyshak skostysh at
Fri Apr 9 15:12:25 UTC 2021

On Fri, Apr 09, 2021 at 05:34:06PM +0300, Yuriy Skalko wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm working on a document with several branches that have many duplicated
> labels. Now all these labels are shown in the Cross-reference dialog and it
> doesn't matter if a branch is active or not (duplicated labels have
> "DUPLICATE:" prefix). It would be much more convenient to see labels only
> from active branch(es).
> As I understand, now it is impossible to hide labels from inactive branches
> in the Available Labels list in Cross-reference dialog. Will it be Ok if
> I'll work on this change and prepare the patch?
> Best Regards,
> Yuriy

From what I understand, you want the same functionality as "Show Only
output items" in the outliner (2.4.0dev-only feature), but in the
cross-reference dialog. Is that right?

What UI design do you have in mind? The same combo box options as the
outliner? Or just a single-option check box?

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