[tex-live] Impossible to the make TL GUI window short: very annoying!

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Tue May 22 00:28:31 CEST 2012

On Mo, 21 Mai 2012, Denis BITOUZE wrote:
> trouble I experienced today in a LaTeX course. Two students tried to
> install TL 2011 on their netbook but it was impossible for them to
> resize (in height) the TL (install-tl-advanced) GUI window which hence
> was too short: so they were unable to see the "Install TeX Live"
> button. We had blindly use the TAB and Enter keys to start the
> installation!

I know. I tried to reduce the size as much as possible, but these
net books seem to have even smaller vertical size than my mini laptop.

I will take a look and see what I can do.

> So I strongly suggest to make this GUI resizable.

As mentioned already, resizablility is not the problem. We cannot
shrink the stuff smaller, we need scrolling, or sub menus.

Best wishes

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