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[Subclipse-users] Re: Annoying dialog when doing 'update'

From: Hendrik Maryns <qwizv9b02_at_sneakemail.com>
Date: Fri, 30 May 2008 12:20:23 +0200

Eugene Kuleshov schreef:
> Mark Phippard wrote:
>> I do not think we can or should disable it. We could potentially have
>> 2 update options like TortoiseSVN has. I just thought that would be
>> worse. I have personally not been bothered by it. I like that I can
>> update to a specific revision,
> There is already option to switch to specific revision, why not just
> use it? I always update from synchronize view, but this new dialog look
> way too overloaded for an update action.
> Similarly, revision comparison action from History view show a dialog
> that allow to chose between visual comparison and generating a diff.
> Those really need to be 2 separate actions and visual comparison should
> just open comparison editor right away. Even for a diff, you don't
> really need to ask user to select revisions again, because they already
> have been selected.
>> and I like that it gives me an opportunity to Cancel, as sometimes I
>> just hit the wrong menu option.
> Wouldn't confirmation dialog make more sense for this? then you could
> have usual "don't show it again" checkbox.

Just wanted to add that I am annoyed by this also, and Eugene’s
suggestions seem good.


Hendrik Maryns
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Received on 2008-05-30 12:21:03 CEST

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