[Geany-devel] SF.net SVN: geany:[5909] trunk/src/utils.c

Colomban Wendling lists.ban at xxxxx
Thu Sep 15 02:03:08 UTC 2011

Le 12/09/2011 16:21, Colomban Wendling a écrit :
> Le 12/09/2011 15:33, Frank Lanitz a écrit :
>> Am 12.09.2011 15:28, schrieb Colomban Wendling:
>>> Le 12/09/2011 11:16, Lex Trotman a écrit :
>>>>> Otherwise the whole fallback should be removed since it is confusing
>>>>> and may not run the browser the user expected (depending on the order
>>>>> in the list).  At least when there is only the tools pref you know
>>>>> when its wrong, the browser won't go, with the fallback something
>>>>> unexpected may happen.
>>>> In fact thinking about it some more Geany should tell the user that
>>>> browser command "xxx" did not work (xxx=tools pref command) and ask do
>>>> you want to try the following in order and print the list.  We should
>>>> not fail to inform the user that the command did not work.
>>> Right.  Now you say this, I think the better may perhaps to tell the
>>> user the browser failed to spawn, and ask her to provide the command to
>>> run in place (maybe with a few suggestions), and fill the pref with that
>>> new value (if working).  What do you think?
>> I like that approach.
> What about the attached implementation?
> I'm not really fund of the dialog text I've used, if anybody has a
> better idea, please tell me ^^

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