[QGIS-Developer] News panel?

Tim Sutton tim at kartoza.com
Wed Oct 30 03:41:01 PDT 2019


> On 30 Oct 2019, at 07:21, Matthias Kuhn <matthias at opengis.ch> wrote:
> Hi
> On 10/28/19 2:28 PM, Andreas Neumann wrote:
>> Ok,
>> Maybe, we just have to get used to this behavior, if this is, how other apps do it ... Still strange though to me.
>> One issue though: what happens, if we revise the content of the news entry, just like we just did? Then the user has no chance in reading that revised version.
> I don't follow this completely. How is a user supposed to know that he will need to re-enable an item because it has been revised?
> If we don't get things right on first public release, I think we have to live with the fact that some people will have never read this revised version.
> I have no objections against having the possibility to reenable read items, but I think we overestimate the importance because we tend to look at it from a publisher/debugging and not an average user perspective.

Yes I think you are right - we (==me :-) ) just need to be careful when publishing news items, or unpublish and publish a new item if we want to make corrections….



> All the best, Matthias
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