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RE: setup HEAD update
- From: "Gary R. Van Sickle" <g dot r dot vansickle at worldnet dot att dot net>
- To: <cygwin-apps at sources dot redhat dot com>
- Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2001 04:41:58 -0600
- Subject: RE: setup HEAD update
> Woohoo, thats great news Gary. Thanks for working on that.
> Can I add a couple of notes: So that if you find yourself making design
> choices, you know where I'd *like* to see this going and can have that
> in the back of your head. (I'm not expecting these to be accomplished
> immediately :})
> 1) The chooser will eventually need to be able to be resizeable.
> 2) The chooser eventually needs to be able to have a subchooser popup
> (and be passed a sub-selection of packages) to allow users to choose
> what packages to use to satisfy a dependency/what to eliminate to avoid
> a conflict.
Sounds like the chooser dialog should probably turn into a regular window
instead of a template-based dialog. That'll work out good, it can probably end
up being derived from my new Window class.
Gary R. Van Sickle
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Gary R. Van Sickle" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: <email@example.com>
> Sent: Thursday, November 29, 2001 9:20 PM
> Subject: RE: setup HEAD update
> > In a related vein, let me just add that I've been working tonight on
> sorting out
> > some of the GUI problems. In particular I've got a parent/owner
> window now that
> > is getting propagated to all the subdialogs in order to fix their
> > "hide-and-seek" behavior and (hopefully) get the mousewheel working
> > consistently.
> > I haven't broken my head though; you must *really* have been
> frustrated with
> > Gates' cash cow. ;-)
> > --
> > Gary R. Van Sickle
> > Brewer. Patriot.