Order Tray | Contact Us | Home | SIG Lists

[aprssig] Baker to Vegas Tomorrow...

Steve Dimse steve at dimse.com
Tue Apr 26 14:38:32 UTC 2005


On Apr 25, 2005, at 2:18 PM, Robert Bruninga wrote:

> I still wish FINDU pages had a date/time stamp on them
> so that one could tell when they were current, when
> they were reloads, when they were auto-refreshed,
> or how stale they are.  As they are, I can never
> trust what I see without having to hit REFRESH to
> make it current.

If there were a timestamp, the user must convert from UTC to local time 
zone, and then compare to his current time. and then he knows the data 
is x minutes/seconds old.

On the other hand, a click of a button or command-r is less effort, and 
yields data no more than a second or two old.

Mental gymnastics and old data, or a button click and fresh data. To me 
the choice is OBVIOUS!

If you have any reason to need the current data, just reload. Get over 
it Bob!

Steve K4HG





More information about the aprssig mailing list