On 04/24/2005 03:18:16 AM, Eero Tamminen wrote:
> The mail below (on Gramps-users) got me thinking about the reports.
> If somebody takes a report on database containing 100 000 people
> (even just statistics), that can take a lot of time.
> What if Gramps 2.2 would have an iterator report writing API?
> The iterator could return:
> - Number of steps in generating the report
> - Current step
> - Name of that step
> This way Gramps could show a progress bar about the report generating
> Several reports might need changes for this to be useful and in some
> it's not worthwhile, but e.g. for my StatisticsReport the change wouldn't
> be that large. Each of the charts it generates could be one step.
Sounds like a good idea to me. Could you please add to to the
2.2 TODO on the wiki site so that we don't forget?
Alexander Roitman http://www.gramps-project.org