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Subject: Re: final statusbar warning and minor rant

Re: final statusbar warning and minor rant

From: Jonathan Gordon <>
Date: Sun, 22 Nov 2009 10:21:01 -0800

2009/11/22 Peter D'Hoye <>:
> minor rant?
I was being civil...

>> So you can imagine how annoyed I am that yesterday there is complaints
>> about it not being pixel perfect (from speculation seen as that person
>> hadn't even tried it yet!) and accusations of me not caring about even
>> trying to keep all the current features.
>> So this is my final warning on the matter.... the current inbuilt bar
>> is dead.. it causes problems, and generally sucks compared to what can
>> be done with skins. I will hopefully be commiting the patch this week,
>> which means if you really rely on the inbuilt bar (and its piddly
>> animations :/ ) then either don't update when it happens, or help with
>> the conversion effort.... Its well past the point of complaining.
> well, I kinda liked the battery charging animation, and if this statusbar is
> a step back then you shouldn't be surprised about the complaints.
> And the recording statusbar has errors and missing info that needs fixing...

I've said many times that I dont use the recording stuff at all, and
that the tokens have been added pretty blindly... I even opened a
flyspray task and mentioned it in the commit when those tokes were
added... if people dont test as its happening there isnt much I can
Received on 2009-11-22

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