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RE: [TSVN] TortoiseSVN looses comments when commit fails.

From: BobF <rfreeze_at_charter.net>
Date: 2005-10-04 22:34:34 CEST


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Stefan Küng [mailto:tortoisesvn@gmail.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, October 04, 2005 3:11 PM
> To: dev@tortoisesvn.tigris.org
> Subject: Re: [TSVN] TortoiseSVN looses comments when commit fails.
> Peter McNab wrote:
> > Stefan Küng wrote:
> >
> >>
> >> Now comes the really hard part: you actually have to look at the
> >> commit dialog!
> >>
> >> 7. Click on the combobox between the edit box where you
> entered the
> >> log message before and the file list at the bottom.
> >> 8. See and be astonished!
> >>
> > 9 Not see and be admonished! :-)
> >
> > Seeing this comes up regularly, would it help if the last
> commit message
> > was on display in the combobox when the commit dialog opened?
> I don't think so. If people can't see the combobox, they can't see
> that's something written in there either. And besides, that
> would look
> *very* ugly.
> Really, sometimes I think the human race is going down the
> drain because
> we're loosing our curiosity. Without curiosity, there's no change.
> And curiosity is exactly what this guy (and others who miss this
> feature) lack completely - otherwise they would have played around in
> the commit dialog and found the combobox and what it can do,
> instead of
> just "oh, there's something there, but I don't care what it is for".
> Stefan

This is a very scary attitude. I hope you'll reconsider your position on
this. You should be thinking about how to make this software work well
instead of judging the user base.

Enough of this kinda' crap and you'll lose users.

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