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Bug 60762 - Checkout is confusing if error occurs.
Summary: Checkout is confusing if error occurs.
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: versioncontrol
Classification: Unclassified
Component: CVS (show other bugs)
Version: 5.x
Hardware: All All
: P2 blocker (vote)
Assignee: _ pkuzel
Depends on:
Reported: 2005-07-07 08:03 UTC by Peter Pis
Modified: 2007-01-04 17:14 UTC (History)
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Description Peter Pis 2005-07-07 08:03:21 UTC
Product Version       = NetBeans IDE Dev (Build 200507061800)
Operating System      = Windows XP version 5.1 running on x86
Java; VM; Vendor      = 1.5.0_04; Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM 1.5.0_04-b05; Sun
Microsystems Inc.
Java Home             = d:\Java\jdk1.5.0_04\jre

1. Invoke "CVS | Check out..." action from main menu.
2. Setup required values. Push "Next" button, choose work files location and
push "OK" button.

If there are some problems with connection or settings, "Warning" dialog will be
shown up for re-entering settings for password and proxy. And the process is
started again. So check out action is performing all again after button "Retry"
was pressed. User can be confused, cos the check does the same again from beginning.

There are two possibilities of resolving this situation:
1. Warn user that check out process will be repeated.
2. Stop the exucetion of checkout action with appropriate information about the
Comment 1 Maros Sandor 2005-08-11 22:47:19 UTC
Petr, please evaluate.