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Re: A problem with setup.exe
- From: Max Bowsher <maxb1 at ukf dot net>
- To: petro <petro at bounty dot org>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 07 Dec 2005 12:25:13 +0000
- Subject: Re: A problem with setup.exe
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- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
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> I've been an off and on user of Cygwin for a long time, and over the
> years the setup program (and process) has incrementally gotten better.
> I'm not all that great at development, and I really hate whinging about
> free software that more-or-less works because basically I can't do any
> better, but I've hit (what I consider) a bug in the setup program three
> or 4 times today, and it's got me a tad annoyed.
> When selecting packages, if one hits the arrow keys (at least the down
> arrow, I'm not sure about the others, and I'm in the middle of a lengthy
> selection process, so I'm not testing it right now) it closes all of the
> trees and sets all of the selections to the default. Was this
> deliberate, or is a bug?
I suspect that what is happening is that it is triggering a 'click'
event to the Keep/Curr/Prev/Exp radio buttons.
So, I guess it really falls into the category of 'unplanned feature'. Of
course, if the chooser control was made able to take focus, this would
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