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Re: awareness + flexibility + security

From: Bas Wijnen
Subject: Re: awareness + flexibility + security
Date: Tue, 8 Nov 2005 19:53:25 +0100
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On Tue, Nov 08, 2005 at 07:20:44PM +0100, Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> For example, the user could initiate the sharing by dragging a dialog
> box to a "share with joe" window.  Once the file is dropped, a window
> pops up that informs the user about the consequences of sharing the
> file with joe, and offers the option to set a file size limit (and
> maybe a scheduler limit).  The user also is educated that he can later
> revoke the shared resource by dragging/deleting the shared link in the
> window.

That'll be an awful lot of popup windows.  While this may be a good default,
it very much needs a "don't ask/tell this again" switch.

Otherwise I think these are good principles.


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