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Edit file in RepoBrowser doesn

From: Frank Mueller <frank.mueller_at_devk.de>
Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2016 23:51:28 -0700 (PDT)

The normal way to edit a file in ReproBrowser is to right-klick a file and choose edit in context menu.
The lock dialog pops up. Hit ok and the application connected with the selected file type will start
and shows the selected file.

When I now try to open another file the same way describet above, nothing happend!!
I would expect that a lock dialog pops up and after that the file would be opened in the default application - equal to the first edit.
Another aceptable situation would be an error dialog, informing that only one edit at a time is possible/allowed.

When I now close the application which was opend with the first edit command, I get a commit dialog for that file. Ok.
After that now a lock dialog appears for the second edit action!!
That is very confusing, especially because lock dialog and commit dialog lock very similar.
TortoiseSVN seems to Queue up additional edit requests in Background without Feedback to the user.

Because the repobrowser shows no reaction on further edit actions while the first edit file is still opened, the user will hit the
edit action multiple times. This results in multipe lock dialogs after having closed the first file.

It would be fantastic if the Repobrowser could handle multiple files edit at the same time. If not, a error dialog shout appear
trying to edit a second file.


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Received on 2016-07-21 17:06:46 CEST

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