[Phpmyadmin-devel] First usability report

Sebastian Mendel lists at sebastianmendel.de
Thu Feb 8 18:12:05 CET 2007

Marc Delisle schrieb:
> Sebastian Mendel a écrit :
>> Isaac Bennetch schrieb:
>>> On 2/7/07, Marc Delisle <Marc.Delisle at cegepsherbrooke.qc.ca> wrote:
>>>> Isaac you are more than welcome on this list :)
>>> Thank you
>>>> I guess that 2.10.0-rc1 should implement this change, but I wonder about
>>>> the Home icon. Should we remove it right now?
>>> Personally, I would strongly suggest leaving the home button. Removing
>>> it will only confuse users who don't realize the logo is a link at all
>>> -- plus the home button is very clear from a usability standpoint; we
>>> wouldn't want to loose usability.
>>> Would it do to change libraries/config.default.php to:
>>> $cfg['LeftLogoLink'] = '.'
>>> ?
>>> Also we probably want to remove the target="_blank" from
>>> libraries/navigation_header.inc.php line 28.
>> this would open index.hphp (the frameset) inside the navigation frame again 
>> ... ;-)
>> we need href="index.php" and target="_top" or
>> href="main.php" and target="frame_main"
>> or
>> href="navigation.php" and target="frame_navi"
>> but i would suggest first target="_top" and using
>> $cfg['LeftLogoLink']          = 'index.php';   // where should logo link 
>> point to
> Hmmm, for the Home icon, why don't we currently use 
> $cfg['DefaultTabServer'] instead of forcing "main.php" inside 
> libraries/navigation_header.inc.php ?

does this requires a selected server?

> Another point: if we change the default $cfg['LeftLogoLink'], many 
> people who just copy their older config file won't see the change...
> Not a big problem I guess?

i guess too

Sebastian Mendel


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