03 March 2015
Seriously, we need multi-column editors
This is going to be a simple one.
I have a retina screen monitor, several years old, which looks like this when I maximise an editor:
Over a year ago, I bought a 4k, 55 inch “tv” which looks like this when I maximise an editor:
The amount of screen space wasted is just silly.
Programmers need better ways of navigating their code. Once of the best ways is to show more of it on screen at the same time. We have had this much screen real-estate for a few years now, but editors haven’t caught up.
So, editor gurus, please write plug-ins or bake it into your products. Just let me see more of my code and allow me to scroll horizontally.
Let me know!
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