corporate win--their requirements

Joel Peshkin bugreport at
Sat Sep 28 20:07:09 UTC 2002

Myk Melez wrote:

> <snip>
> I suspect not.  Although that bug is the right approach for tech-saavy 
> users and installations with large groups of potential assignees (like 
> b.m.o), pull-down menus with visible choices and no way to enter a 
> wrong value are much easier to use.
Point taken on the ease of use, but I found that it only took about 100 
users before drop-downs started getting clunky and making the tech-saavy 
users wish for wildcards.  (or substrings)

There must be a better way somewhere.


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