Last Comment Bug 52321 - need watch cursor when restoring certs
: need watch cursor when restoring certs
Status: NEW
Product: Core
Classification: Components
Component: Security: PSM (show other bugs)
: 1.0 Branch
: x86 Windows 2000
P5 enhancement with 3 votes (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody; OK to take it and work on it
: David Keeler [:keeler] (use needinfo?)
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Reported: 2000-09-12 13:48 PDT by bill
Modified: 2016-06-22 15:27 PDT (History)
4 users (show)
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Description User image bill 2000-09-12 13:48:17 PDT
There is no visual indication that the restore operation is actually working 
when restoring a certificate.  This is especially problematic when restoring a 
certificate/key to a smartcard (because they're slow devices).

What makes this confusing is that while the restore is apparently happening, you 
can move the mouse around and the cursor appropriately changes from a hand 
cursor to an arrow cursor as you mouse over hyperlinks within PSM.

Steps to reproduce:
install a smartcard on your machine
go into PSM and restore certificates to the smartcard
note that while the import operation is taking place, there is no watch cursor 
or any other indication that the machine is procesing.

If you wait long enough, you DO get the "restore was successful" dialog, but it 
takes long enough that the user might think the operation failed.
Comment 1 User image John Unruh 2000-10-03 11:28:27 PDT
Changing to new.
Comment 2 User image John Unruh 2000-10-04 14:38:47 PDT
Changing QA contact to nitinp
Comment 3 User image John Unruh 2000-11-28 11:08:55 PST
Mass reassigning nitinp's bugs to me.
Comment 4 User image John Unruh 2001-04-18 12:05:52 PDT
Comment 5 User image Stephane Saux 2001-07-25 22:45:18 PDT
removing nsenterprise keyword from PSM bugs with target milestone of future.
Comment 6 User image John Unruh 2001-08-01 12:09:11 PDT
Mass assigning QA to ckritzer.
Comment 7 User image John Unruh 2002-05-02 14:27:19 PDT
Comment 8 User image John G. Myers 2004-02-27 00:05:57 PST
Mass reassign ssaux bugs to nobody
Comment 9 User image Nelson Bolyard (seldom reads bugmail) 2004-04-05 17:12:49 PDT
Mass change "Future" target milestone to "--" on bugs that now are assigned to
nobody.  Those targets reflected the prioritization of past PSM management.
Many of these should be marked invalid or wontfix, I think.

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