Report system legacy

Carsten Rinke carsten.rinke at
Sat Jun 29 06:31:30 EDT 2013

Here comes a user's voice:
I also vote in favour of Derek's, Christian's and Herbert's preferences.


On 06/29/2013 10:29 AM, Herbert Thoma wrote:
> Am 28.06.2013 22:22, schrieb Christian Stimming:
>> I think we shouldn't add any suffix to the report name automatically. I also
>> think we shouldn't have multiple saved reports with the same name. To resolve
>> this, I think Derek's proposal works best: Saving the report requires a unique
>> name among the saved custom reports (but which might be identical to the non-
>> custom report). If the report with this name already exists as custom report,
>> the user gets a question "Another report already exists with the name XX.
>> Overwrite? [Cancel] [Ok]" and no additional options. If the user doesn't want
>> to overwrite, he/she always can guess to "Cancel" here and then change the
>> name to have it unique again.
> I agree. We could add a third button [Choose different name] to open a
> kind of save as dialog, if we want to get fancy.
>   Herbert.
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