Mozilla UI team mockup of simpler Bugzilla interface

Gervase Markham gerv at
Wed Mar 24 12:19:43 UTC 2010

On 23/03/10 16:31, Guy Pyrzak wrote:
> Lol, This is actually pretty funny because this is basically the direction
> we've been going in for a bunch of things (see the new search UI).

It's the way that TidyBug has gone. Are you familiar with that?

> The approach is basically "hide fields" especially those that are empty.

And (at least with TidyBug) to remove the styling on editable fields so 
they look non-editable until you mouseover them. This has a really 
significant simplifying effect which I like.

> To which beltzner told me "we can do this better". Reed said something
> similar, so it's funny to see the same approach used again.


> I hope some of the folks at moco have been paying attention to the work
> we've been doing with the search page and the attachments page and realize
> that we're all on the same page.

I hope so. I've been trying to connect the dots on this :-)

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