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Re: Suggestion for "select all" functionality in Commit dialog

From: void pointer <rcdailey_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 1 Jun 2009 10:26:25 -0500

On Mon, Jun 1, 2009 at 3:20 AM, Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> If you don't get used to it, please tell us. I'm not very fond of this
> either, that's why I had the links first shown in black.

I suggested blue because it was closest to the color GMail used, and that
was the primary example used since the conception of the feature request, so
it seemed appropriate. Black would be fine, if you could bold the text or
italicize it or something. The normal black text, in my opinion, does not
make them stand out very well, which is the exact opposite of what you want.
You want them to stand out so the user notices them. My peripheral vision
normally blocks out anything that typically looks like black, normal static
text font since in practice options are normally colored differently. Just
something to think about. I don't care if it is blue, or even black. it just
needs to stand out (i.e. avoid looking like static text as much as

Stefan, thanks for this great feature. Regardless of the color of the links,
I still think this is an incredible improvement. Great turnaround time on
the feature request, too!


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