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Re: [Sc-devel] Quarks GUI bug?

2008/1/10, James Harkins <jamshark70@xxxxxxxxx>:
> I tend to agree with this, but since other people (esp. felix) are
> involved, I don't feel comfortable just changing it without some
> consensus.

I agree with you. Yes, the GUI should list what's in the directory
even if not yet downloaded. But LocalQuarks is kind of knitted into
the system and it would probably confuse things to change it over to
mean something different...

> The other way is not to change the meaning of LocalQuarks and instead
> get the list of quarks from QuarkSVNRepository. That's probably
> better, actually.

Perfect! (Probably)


> On Jan 10, 2008 3:33 PM, nescivi <nescivi@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Well, the idea of the GUI is that you can check out the quarks that
> > you think are interesting, without having to download all of the
> > source code beforehand. So you should be able to browse them,
> > especially, since you can install Quarks once you know their names, so
> > the info is there and should be reflected in the GUI. Additional info
> > like: "you will have to download it, so you need an internet
> > connection" could be reflected in the GUI.
> > I don't care how these methods are called.
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