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From Jörn Kottmann <kottm...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Removal of Cas Editor Project support
Date Thu, 28 Apr 2011 11:34:03 GMT
What do you think about an eclipse intro page instead?
As far as I know, it can be shown when the plugin was updated,
or when it is installed the first time, the removal could be described 
there.

Jörn

On 4/28/11 1:27 PM, Jörn Kottmann wrote:
> When exactly would you show this dialog?
>
> The migration is currently done when the bundle is activated,
> which could also be during the start up of eclipse.
>
> Jörn
>
> On 4/28/11 1:17 PM, Jörn Kottmann wrote:
>> On 4/28/11 1:08 PM, Marshall Schor wrote:
>>> +1 if in addition, you popped up a message during the 1 - time 
>>> migration saying
>>> what was happening, giving the user a just-in-time "education" about 
>>> the change.
>>>
>>> It would probably be good to make this a modal message so the user 
>>> would need to
>>> push an OK button.  I suppose you could have a cancel option button, 
>>> too, in
>>> case the user didn't want to do the migration, and wanted to 
>>> uninstall the 2.3.2
>>> version and go back to the previous one (though, I doubt that path 
>>> would be
>>> chosen - but then again, perhaps there are more issues we don't 
>>> realize, yet).
>>>
>>
>> Sounds good, I will add such a dialog. I do not see the need for a 
>> cancel button,
>> since the existing things are not changed, even after doing the 
>> migration it
>> will be possible to just go back to the old version.
>>
>> All we change is setting a type system property on the project and 
>> copy the dotCorpus file to
>> the new default location, the old dotCorpus file remains in place.
>>
>> Jörn
>


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