[Eric] My new user
jUrner at arcor.de
Sat Aug 11 10:02:27 BST 2007
Detlev Offenbach wrote:
> On Samstag, 11. August 2007, Juergen Urner wrote:
>> Detlev Offenbach wrote:
>>> Eric4 comes with sensible default values for all configuration items.
>>> However, without proper configuration not all functions are available on
>>> all machines. Therfore, eric shows the configuration dialog the very
>>> first time it is started.
>> (Sorry, this one accidently went out to private address)
>> Are there settings to be set Eric refuses to run without on some machines?
> It doesn refuse to run. There are just some functions, that are not available
> without prior configuration. E.g. on Debian/Ubuntu you may need to set the Qt
> Tools Postfix in order for the tools to be found (especially, if you have Qt3
> and Qt4 installed).
++ e-mail settings as far as I can see. I'd suggest to leave it up to
to find out. Settings requiring special attention complain at runtime
Clean alternative would be a wizzard taking the user by the hand - bit of
>>> On Freitag, 10. August 2007, Juergen Urner wrote:
>>>> My new user, starting Eric for the first time, gets confronted
>>>> with Erics settings dialog, a little note saying: "Eric has not been
>>>> configured yet". To proove that Eric throws up an empty prefs pane.
>>>> 1. are there initial adjustements necessary to make Eric work?
>>>> 2. wich one exactly? Or am I expected to click my way through all prefs?
>>>> 3. click... click... click it away - et voila, Eric is working out of
>>>> the box
>>>> 4. ???
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