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[TSVN] Re: merge dialog

From: Lorenz <lorenznl_at_yahoo.com>
Date: 2005-07-08 14:55:26 CEST

Hi Simon,

>> it just took me some time to find the reason why the show log button
>> related to the to: revision was gray out.
>>
>> I think the explanatory test (now located at the "use from url"
>> checkbox) would be better placed besides the grayed out show log
>> button and only shown when "use from url" is checked.
>
>I will clarify the docs.

Hm, I didn't read the docs, at least not at this point 8-)

>> On the other hand, why disable the show log button at all?
>
>Because some people were picking the 'From:' revision with the top
>ShowLog button and the 'To:' revision with the bottom ShowLog button.
>Whichever button you use, it changes the revision number in _both_
>boxes,

Ok, that explains the behaviour

> so it is better to have only one button to force people to use
>the multiple selection feature.

but then, as I mentioned in first post, the explanatory text (in the
dialog) should be placed on a more prominent place, preferably to the
right side of the grayed-out show log button and only while "use from
url" is checked.

Lorenz

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