Re: ftp and Nautilus
- From: Thorsten Wilms <t_w_ freenet de>
- To: nautilus-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: ftp and Nautilus
- Date: Thu, 20 May 2004 21:21:28 +0200
On Thu, May 20, 2004 at 03:24:21PM +0100, Laszlo Kovacs wrote:
> Hi All,
> Calum was kind enough to put together a proposal for going ahead.
> It is all here:
The first button version could be turned into an acceptable layout
by aligning the 'Login In as User' button with the password field
and making the Cancel button same width as other buttons.
Allthough I brought up the button alternative, I now think that
we're making the mistake of designing for the rare special case,
while we should concentrate more on the norm. Using a 3rd button
leads to lining them up verticaly, because otherwise the relations
can't be communicated clearly (and space efficiently).
But having only the Cancel button in the bottom button row doesn't
Having a mostyl disabled control for the anonymous option
is not a good thing. I would rather have no trace of that, when
the option is not given. But then again Elements that might be
present or not are hard to deal with in layout, since we don't want
How many ftp sites are there, that allow both anonymous and
For the rare special case it might be ok to use an additional dialog,
just asking which kind of login to use. The username/password dialog
could be kept clean by this way.
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