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repository browser glitch and usability

From: Roel Harbers <roel_at_roelharbers.com>
Date: 2007-04-25 10:18:36 CEST

I love the new repository browser in the nightly builds, much more
intuitive. However there are some small issues:

1. Directories that can be expanded should have a + in front of them,
but after expanding a directory that contains expandable subdirectories,
a - is shown for those subdirectories (but no sub-subdirectories are
shown). clicking the - turn it into a +, and clicking the + finally
expands the directory.

- repo root
  - dir

clicking - of dir gives:

- repo root
  + dir

click + of dir gives:

- repo root
  - dir
    - subdir

2. navigating the left-hand directory pane is next to impossible using
the keyboard arrows. Every directory you touch is expanded. It would
probably be more convenient to follow the explorer-way of doing this:
up/down just walks through the current list, and left/right is used to
expand/collapse. (and backspace goes to the parent directory without

TortoiseSVN 1.4.3, Build 9226 - 32 Bit -dev, 2007/04/24 19:16:05


Roel Harbers

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