Labels from inactive branches

Richard Kimberly Heck rikiheck at
Fri Apr 9 18:57:51 UTC 2021

On 4/9/21 11:12 AM, Scott Kostyshak wrote:
> 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?

I think a check box by the filter would do. You probably don't want to
see non-output items in the dialog.


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