Need visual aide to differentiate between "+" and "-" flags




16 years ago
12 years ago


(Reporter: caillon, Unassigned)


(Blocks: 1 bug)


In a bug with many attachments, it is hard to quickly scan for attachments that
have "review+".  It looks so much alike to "review-".  Even in bugs with few
patches, it is difficult for some to differentiate the two.

Take for example bug 173094 which was just checked in with r=timeless.  However,
the patch has "timeless: review-"

I propose using color coding: something like red for "-" flags, green for "+"
flags, and possibly grey for "?" flags.
This works:

<select name="test" size="1" style="background-color: white" 
onchange=" =
<option value=" " style="background-color: white"> </option>
<option value="-" style="background-color: red">-</option>
<option value="+" style="background-color: green">+</option>
<option value="?" style="background-color: gray">?</option>

Except if something besides " " is already selected when it loads, it doesn't
propogate the background color...
OS: Linux → All
Hardware: PC → All

Comment 2

16 years ago
Also, this bit of javascript/css is only relevent to the edit attachment page. 
This coloration would have to be propigated to the show bug page, also.

Comment 3

14 years ago
In bug 178852, we mention that flags are difficult for accessibility, so marking
this one as a blocker of that bug.
Blocks: 178852


14 years ago
Severity: major → enhancement


13 years ago
QA Contact: mattyt-bugzilla → default-qa


12 years ago
Assignee: myk → attach-and-request
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