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[openFATE 305548] YaST-Qt: More informative "Installation Summary"
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  • Date: Sat, 18 Apr 2009 23:46:12 +0200 (CEST)
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Feature changed by: Dimitris Tzellis (dimtz)
Feature #305548, revision 19
Title: YaST-Qt: More informative "Installation Summary"

openSUSE-11.2: Evaluation
Priority
Requester: Desirable

Requested by: Stephan Binner (beineri)

Description:
The YaST Qt package manager should provide as much information in the
"Installation Summary" view as zypper, esp the overall download size to
expect and how much disk space will be freed/used after performing the
operation.

Discussion:
#1: Roberto Mannai (robermann79) (2009-01-16 20:03:59)
I also think it is very useful. See also this enhancement request:
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=399239 I proposed a patch
to yast-devel ML some time ago.

+ #2: Dimitris Tzellis (dimtz) (2009-04-18 23:44:57)
+ Another way to make YAST more informative is if window titles reflect
+ the opened module.
+ Currently, any window YAST opens is called YAST2 and that isn't really
+ guiding the user.
+ Ideally, when I click on the "Program Installation" module, the window
+ that pops up will be titled "Program Installation" and once I click
+ "Accept" the window title should indicate the progress of the
+ installation process i.e. 45%.



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openSUSE Feature:
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