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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] ncurses based config V2
    Hello.

    On Tue, Nov 25, 2008 at 4:33 AM, Roman Zippel <zippel@linux-m68k.org> wrote:
    > Hi,
    >
    > On Mon, 24 Nov 2008, Sam Ravnborg wrote:
    >
    >> > - colors are too dark.
    >> Seconded. Please try to find a lighter set of default colors.
    >> You may be inspired by one of the menuconfig color-sets.
    >>
    >> I agree that we could use a lift here - so please do not go for the
    >> default color set of menuconfig.
    >
    > Well, the current colors seems to usable on wide variety of terminals, but
    > I'm not colorblind, so I can't really complain. :)
    > Before we keep discussing the colors, I'd rather suggest to drop them
    > completely and maybe use colors for what actually needs attention.

    The idea is using colors to give it a more modern look. Dropping
    colors will bring us back to the "dark ages"...

    >> > - I'm not convinced that the parenthesis around hotkeys make the menu
    >> > that much readable, especially when there are lots of short words or
    >> > even acronyms. Eg :
    >> > [ ] (U)TS namespace
    >> > [ ] (I)PC namespace
    >> > [ ] (U)ser namespace (EXPERIMENTAL)
    >> > [ ] (P)ID Namespaces (EXPERIMENTAL)
    >>
    >> This looks like some ancient stuff and it must be a better way to
    >> show the short-cuts.
    >
    > The parenthesis make it really annoying to read...

    I agree. See my earlier response to Sam.

    >> I would really appreciate if you could look into the above issues.
    >> If you do a repost with this fixed I will try to do a proper review,
    >> including code-review next time.
    >
    > The code is rather large, so it might be better to split the code into two
    > sources, one for kconfig logic and the other for the interface logic, so
    > it becomes easier to read and maintain.

    Ok.

    Thanks for your interest.
    Cheers.


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