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Re: installer final touches matters



On Jan 24, 2013, at 1:19 AM, Adam Williamson <awilliam redhat com> wrote:
> 
> 
> Choose which storage devices will be a part of the Fedora installation.
> Any device you do not select here will be left untouched by this
> installation process. The 'Full disk summary and options...' link may be
> used to configure bootloader location if needed. Clicking Continue will
> take you to the next step of storage configuration, where you can plan
> to free up space for the installation if needed, or choose to configure
> your planned storage layout manually. No changes will be made to your
> storage devices until you complete this configuration process, return to
> the main screen, and click "Begin Installation".
> 
> I really think that just doing something that simple would go a long way
> to clearing up the confusion.

Yeah. My bias is less is more, which is difficult to achieve. I'd arbitrarily impose a two or three sentence limit on this. I like the first two and last one. Everything else I'd suggest as mouseovers. While I'm often very verbose, I expect UI to be very concise. A curious combination.


Chris Murphy


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