Long story short, setting up a storage pool in Cockpit wasn't optimal in the past. It's far from perfect now, but we've managed to improve one micro interaction of it:
In the past we had a input field where you just wrote numbers, so about as nice to use as fdisk from the cli, and then you might as well use fdisk from the cli :)
This is the original bug report https://github.com/cockpit-project/cockpit/issues/1116
With a upcoming fix, you'll be able to use slider, but there was no existing slider in Patternfly, so we made a custom one.
This is the pull request that implements this: https://github.com/cockpit-project/cockpit/pull/3876/
This is how it looks in action:
Is this something that would be interesting to have for others? Is there anything you would change?
I've filed an issue about in Patternfly here https://github.com/patternfly/patternfly/issues/210
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