[PC-BSD Testing] PCBSD 8 Alpha 2 System Installer

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Mon Sep 28 06:37:39 PDT 2009

On Sun, 27 Sep 2009, David Samms wrote:

> I am new to this list, so perhaps this item has already been discussed,
> if so sorry for the noise.  Also, I am aware that a new System Installer
> will be coming out shortly so am not sure if this problem report is
> relevant.
> During an install four virtual desktops exist with the install occurring
> in the first.  If a user inadvertently scrolls the mouse over the
> desktop all signs of the install process disappear.  This would be very
> confusing to a new "windows user" as they are unfamiliar with the
> virtual desktop concept.  I suggest setting the number of desktops to 1
> during the install process.
> David Samms


Thanks for the heads up! I've fixed this in SVN now, it should be set to 1 virtual desktop in fluxbox, for
the old installer, and for the new one :)

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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