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Re: bug report 2

From: <jose.kahan@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 16 Dec 1999 22:10:42 +0100 (MET)
Message-Id: <199912162110.WAA08778@tuvalu.inrialpes.fr>
To: VE3LL@RAC.CA (John Russell)
Cc: www-amaya-dev@w3.org
In our previous episode, John Russell said:
> 
> 1] also found that setting of temp directory
> also refuses  spaces in folder names ;.....

I'll test that and your cache report tomorrow.  After sleeping a bit :)

> 2] set location of homefile directory  which home icon
>    brings up nicely.....  but i cant find a way of making
>    this my starting location.... each start of browser
>    brings your default screen instead ...  i was able to
>    start at my own home page in 2.2

You mean that even thought you use the Special/General menu to specify
a home page it isn't taken into account?

Works for me (under linux).

> 
> 3] one nice thing is that i can full screen my view window
> and save the configuration now ....  this is good workaround
> but windows philosophy is to AUTOMATICALLY retain this
> info and not force user to save it...  but at least it
> can be saved without  using editor to bit fiddle an ini file
>      so i will not complain any more abt this item.....

Au contraire. Your request is in our wish list. We couldn't comply with it
for this release because of lack of manpower, but it's something that 
will get done. As you say, it simplifies the life of users and the Amaya
team also consists of Amaya users :)

> so it boils down to folder name restrictions and bad
> colors on a 256 color pallette....... 
> frames is a BIG fix item so i am sure that item will
> get lost 
>

John, thanks again for your report. If we are able to reproduce the bugs,
we'll fix them and rollout a new dist tomorrow.

-Jose
Received on Thursday, 16 December 1999 16:10:45 UTC

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