I think it is a useful idea, but not a very good design.
First, showing one number, but linking to another number
(either in the Node ID or the title) can be confusing.
Second, i really like being able to quickly double-click the Node ID for
copy and paste purposes - make it a link and now i have to
carefully select it, always a PITA. How about something
Yes. RootID is a much better name for that column ... it
even physically fits better. :)
(the triplet paradiddle with high-hat)