[tex-live] New tlmgr GUI

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Tue Jan 5 03:12:15 CET 2010

Hi Lars,

On Mo, 04 Jan 2010, Lars Madsen wrote:
>> This was totally unexpected, and pleasantly surprising. It's so much

Well, it was announced that the new GUI will hang some time in tlcritical,
and that we will push it soon ;-)

For those in need, the old GUI is still in tlmgr gui-old (or old-gui)

> I have one request though, I use a netbook, and thus have a display that  
> aren't that high (do not remember the details).

It is *really* to high for you netbook, what resolution does it have?
I tried to minimize the height since also my notebook is not really
big in that one, but yours seems to be much smaller.

> On my screen the action buttons (Update, install ...) get so narrow that  
> one cannot read the text on the buttons.

Ok, that is suboptimal.

> Is it possible for it to detect short display and adjust it self  
> accordingly? Like adding an overall scrollbar at one edge?

I will try ... adding overall scrollbars is unfortunately a pain, I 
will see what I can do.

Best wishes

Norbert Preining            preining@{jaist.ac.jp, logic.at, debian.org}
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