Well, that's not how you worded it.  :)

Yeah prompting is a good idea.


On 7/10/07, Zach <netrek at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 7/10/07, Jeffrey Watts <jeffrey.w.watts at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Um, auto-update sounds like a terrible feature.  Have it nag, but having
> it
> > install by default is a recipe for disaster.  Users HATE userspace apps
> > doing things without their consent.  Worse, it could get the client
> > misidentified as malware.
> I didn't mean it would blithely install without user approval. This is
> standard in MANY apps these days: start client, "An update was
> detected - do you wish to install?" etc...


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oppression; for if he violates this duty he establishes a precedent that
will reach to himself." -- Thomas Paine
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