[pve-devel] [PATCH v3 pve-manager 59/66] ui: perm path: load notification target/filter acl entries

Fiona Ebner f.ebner at proxmox.com
Thu Jul 20 10:29:02 CEST 2023

Am 20.07.23 um 10:22 schrieb Lukas Wagner:
> On 7/20/23 09:54, Dominik Csapak wrote:
>> i'ts even easier, the user can simply edit the field manually ;)
>> i know this trips up many people, but we often have dropdown fields
>> that are actually manually editable (like the permpathselector)
>> but it's only hinted at by the blinking cursor in the field.
>> we should come up with a more apparent way of making that clear...
>> (but i currently can't think of one)
> Aaaah true, I didn't realize that. These non-obvious editable combo boxes
> have bugged me for a while now. Maybe I'll look into it to see if there
> is a way to make
> these a bit more obvious to use. IIRC, our schedule pickers have
> '(editable)' in the empty text,
> but that feels more like a workaround rather than an actual solution to
> that issue.

Maybe some kind of pencil icon on the side within the field? With an
"Edit" tooltip, selecting the text when clicking it? Just an idea that
came to mind, not sure if it's any good.

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