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too short labels on history view [message #665875] Sun, 17 April 2011 19:29 Go to next message
Pawel is currently offline Pawel
Messages: 10
Registered: March 2011
Junior Member
Don't you think that labels with branch names are too short?
There is max 12 characters.

For me it is serious problem.
I have a lot of branches and it is hard to identity them
I need to use external tools (Git Gui or Got Extensions)
It would be great to have parameter in configuration "Max characters of label in history view".

Best regards
Paweł.
Re: too short labels on history view [message #665947 is a reply to message #665875] Mon, 18 April 2011 09:32 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Stefan Lay is currently offline Stefan Lay
Messages: 340
Registered: July 2009
Senior Member
> Don't you think that labels with branch names are too short?
> There is max 12 characters.

Since 2011-03-03 you can see the whole branch name in the tooltip when you
hover the label with the mouse. This is available in the nightly build and
in the next release 0.12 coming soon.

Do you think that is sufficient or do you prefer a preference with the
length of the label?

Stefan
Re: too short labels on history view [message #666244 is a reply to message #665947] Tue, 19 April 2011 14:53 Go to previous message
Pawel is currently offline Pawel
Messages: 10
Registered: March 2011
Junior Member
I think that it would be more convenient to configure the lenght.
If it is low - cost modeification, it would be nice.

But tooltip functionally is enough.

Thank you for your response.
Best regards
Paweł
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