Import Dialog changed?

Dirk Hohndel dirk at hohndel.org
Sat Feb 23 11:28:43 PST 2013


Jan Schubert <Jan.Schubert at GMX.li> writes:

> Guys has there been an change for the way how one has to proceed to
> import data (XML, UDDF..)? We just got a "bug report" claiming the
> import dialog described in the manual is missing:
>
> https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10151531327747502&set=o.461323683914577&type=1&theater&notif_t=wall
>
> In my case this just works by using Open!? Is this a bug in the manual
> or changed by purpose?
>
> Anyway, the "bug" reportet itself is some kind of invalid as the manual
> explicitely states to use the Open dialog for Importing data from
> JDiveLog. But it also states (in 8.1):
> By using the menu /File -- Import XML File(s)/ you get a popup asking
> for the file name.
>
> And at least in my build running Linux this dialog is not there. So, is
> this just a bug in the manual?

That's completely bogus. The screenshot shows a menu entry 
"< Back    Ctrl+I"
right in the spot where the Import should be. WTF?

Were you able to reproduce this with a build, Jan? I sure can't, neither
on Mac or Fedora (but the image looks a bit like Ubuntu).

/D


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