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From "Ethan Jewett (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] [Updated] (ESME-365) User interface to Pools seems unintuitive
Date Sat, 24 Sep 2011 14:17:26 GMT


Ethan Jewett updated ESME-365:

    Fix Version/s: 1.4
         Assignee: Ethan Jewett

> User interface to Pools seems unintuitive
> -----------------------------------------
>                 Key: ESME-365
>                 URL:
>             Project: Enterprise Social Messaging Environment (ESME)
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>          Components: Server
>    Affects Versions: 1.3
>         Environment: any
>            Reporter: Jack Park
>            Assignee: Ethan Jewett
>            Priority: Minor
>             Fix For: 1.4
> Several thoughts come to mind:
> The "Edit" button doesn't really reflect the reality of what you do; there, you add users
to a pool, or change their roles.
> The roles are ambiguous. You can select, e.g. Read or Write. Intuition causes me to look
for "Both", even though deeper reflection suggests that you could not write without Read.
> "Name" seems ambiguous. Behavior fully disambiguates that: if you type in Joe Sixpack,
the form turns red. If you just type in joe, the form is happy. Profiles refer to that as

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