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GtkIconView problems

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I tried making a view using GtkIconView, but I do have problems with it..

It’s realy slow, so I thought, lets set fixed column width. The moment I set this, I get columns of different width. This is mostly caused by the title under the image.

So I thought lets see if I can ellipsize the label. This is not possible.

Set fixed number of columns, and still the layout gets terrible garbled.

Is there an alternative, yet a little bit smarter icon view widget.

Because this looks just ugly: