RE: [Setup-tool-hackers] RE: 2.4: System Tools - Please try them

On Thu, 2003-06-12 at 16:59, Mark Finlay wrote:

> The key word being "I" - not Joe user ;) 

Absolutely, so I carefully avoided extrapolating my personal opinion
into any sort of proposal :)

> Um also you say that it sucks
> because you can't list them alphabetically, then you say that you can
> list them alphabetically. 

You can in OSX (although I only discovered that today after having been
using it for months), I'm guessing you can't in XD2 which is what we
were talking about originally.  But I haven't played with the release
version yet so I'd be more than happy to be wrong :)

> The benefit of the
> OsX style cc is that you can easily see EVERYTHING avaliable in one go -

Very true, although that's arguably a fault of our current arrangement
as much as anything... there are no submenus to speak of on XP's
Start->Control Panel menu either.  (It does get rather long, but they
have far more control panels than we should ever have).		


CALUM BENSON, Usability Engineer       Sun Microsystems Ireland
mailto:calum benson sun com            GNOME Desktop Group                      +353 1 819 9771

Any opinions are personal and not necessarily those of Sun Microsystems

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