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Re: [TSVN] Re: RFC: New cache scheme

From: SteveKing <steveking_at_gmx.ch>
Date: 2005-01-23 22:49:52 CET

Will Dean wrote:
> At 20:41 23/01/2005 +0000, you wrote:
>
>> I'd rather it displayed nothing and left explorer responsive, and on
>> the occasions where I want to see the state of folders, I just wait
>> until the icons appear.
>
>
> That's not a bad idea - have it display nothing on a folder until it has
> the recursive status.
>
> Stefan, what do you think about that?

Ok, since you asked about my personal opinion here: I don't like that.
Because if you don't show an overlay at all, then that looks like the
folder is unversioned. So I couldn't tell immediately the versioned from
the unversioned folders, which is something very important to me.

If there were more overlay slots available, then I'd say we create a new
overlay indicating 'status not completely fetched yet'. But I guess we
can't do that...

Stefan

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