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Re: Open Folder Dialog doesn't appear all the time

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 25 Apr 2009 10:16:51 +0200

Roman Käppeler wrote:
>>> If you asked me, I wouldn't need the "Repository Browser". The user
>>> guidance is too confusing, in my opinion.
>> Fine for you, but all I ever use is the Repository Browser, so the
>> file selector could be dropped for all I care.
>
> Okay, seems like you never change to a totally different repository. In
> my organization we have one server for our sources. If there are several
> projects we create different repositories on the server like:
>
> D:\SVN_Repositories\ProjectA
> D:\SVN_Repositories\SubProjects\ProjectAB
> ...
>
> Normally we connect to the server by mapping it on a network drive.

Ok, but we've repeatedly warned users *not* to do that. If you, despite
all warnings still do that, I don't see any reason to make it easier for
you to do it.
If you want to do something that's dangerous and not recommended, it
*should* be hard to do and the UI should do everything to discourage you
from continuing doing it.
We won't prevent you from doing it, but we definitely won't help you do it.

Stefan

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