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From Chiradeep Vittal <>
Subject Re: UI blocker
Date Fri, 17 Jan 2014 19:00:24 GMT
Have to agree with this.

On 1/17/14 10:42 AM, "Jessica Wang" <> wrote:

>> cosmetic issues are not blockers
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Brian Federle
>Sent: Friday, January 17, 2014 10:41 AM
>Cc: Jessica Wang; Sonny Chhen
>Subject: RE: UI blocker
>Sorry, but cosmetic issues are not blockers :) It would only be a
>blockers if the functionality were NOT usable in any shape or form, for
>both testing and end use.
>i.e. -- if the fields were completely missing or garbled in some way, I
>would agree that we can classify the bug as blocking release. Looking
>'ugly', no -- I implemented the scrollbars because most times API keys,
>etc. are usually very long strings, causing overflow on some browsers and
>in most usability cases people are mainly needing to just copy/paste the
>values into other fields. It's not the most elegant solution I
>understand, but this is also a small facet of the whole UI experience.
>I am going to ask everyone to PLEASE respect this when determining
>priority on UI bugs -- I know things like this are somewhat ugly, but
>there are only a small handful of full-time UI developers working on
>CloudStack and it makes our lives harder if everyone is marking trivial
>stuff as show-stoppers.
>At any rate, if you still think this is a blocker, you can feel free to
>look into it yourself, in which case write a review request and I'll take
>a look at it.
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Sebastien Goasguen []
>Sent: Thursday, January 16, 2014 11:56 AM
>To: Brian Federle
>Cc:; Jessica Wang
>Subject: Re: UI blocker
>On Jan 16, 2014, at 2:48 PM, Brian Federle <>
>>>> Did you happen to check the View Users page ? the api/secret keys
>>>>display is being truncated.
>> Yes, though to fix that I'll have to rework a bit of the detail view
>>layout to allow more flexible sizing for long strings. File that as a
>>separate bug for the next release and I'll take a look at it.
>No, I will keep that as a blocker. it's worse than the previous UI, feel
>free to comment in the bug and grab it.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Sebastien Goasguen []
>> Sent: Thursday, January 16, 2014 11:17 AM
>> To: Brian Federle
>> Cc:; Jessica Wang
>> Subject: Re: UI blocker
>> On Jan 16, 2014, at 1:39 PM, Brian Federle <>
>>> Don't see any issues in the screenshot you posted. The variation in
>>>font size and weight, color, etc. are used to show contrast between
>>>content and titles. Sorry but I do not see this as a blocker issue :)
>>>Though feel free to tweak the fonts yourself.
>> It looks strange to me, maybe that's just me. I see too many variations
>>and it's disturbing.
>> Did you happen to check the View Users page ? the api/secret keys
>>display is being truncated.
>>> -Brian
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: sebgoa []
>>> Sent: Thursday, January 16, 2014 1:43 AM
>>> To:
>>> Cc: Jessica Wang; Brian Federle
>>> Subject: UI blocker
>>> Hi, after testing 4.3 I entered a blocker due to UI issues:
>>> It would be good to discuss,
>>> thanks,
>>> -Sebastien

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