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Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] New Wireshark welcome page!

From: "Peter Johansson" <peterjohansson73@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 22 Apr 2008 10:54:48 +0200
2008/4/21, Joerg Mayer <jmayer@xxxxxxxxx>:
On Mon, Apr 21, 2008 at 12:40:36AM +0200, Ulf Lamping wrote:
> Joerg Mayer schrieb:
> > On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 10:20:31PM -0600, Stephen Fisher wrote:
> >
> >>> The Widget settings I've chosen are for a min. resolution of 1024*768,
> >>> before scrollbars appear (well, slightly less about 1000*700 or so, so
> >>> there's some space left for things like a startmenu).
> >>>
> >> Sounds reasonable.
> >>
> >
> > I'm running a resolution of 1400x1050 and still have a vertical scrollbar
> > (longish filenames in the recent file list). Maybe movting the file list
> > to the right column would be a "solution" to the handling of long file-
> > names?
> >
> No, that won't make any difference - beside the fact that it won't make
> any sense from a users point of view.
> Longish file names of more than 60 chars should be automatically
> stripped down to something shorter.
> Maybe you are using a font size that is too large to fit into this
> meachnism.

gui.gtk2.font_name: Monospace 8

Is the only setting that contains the word font.

Joerg Mayer                                           <jmayer@xxxxxxxxx>
We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that
works. Some say that should read Microsoft instead of technology.

What is special about March 1st and June 14th? The welcome page will display a different welcome message from the message "The World's Most Popular Network Protocol Analyzer" on these two dates.
Just curious.
BTW, the new welcome page is very nice.
/ Peter