Re: UI/String Review - Day 1
- From: jacob berkman <jacob ximian com>
- To: Rui Miguel Silva Seabra <rms 1407 org>
- Cc: desktop-devel-list <desktop-devel-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: UI/String Review - Day 1
- Date: 16 May 2002 12:21:41 -0400
On Thu, 2002-05-16 at 11:25, Rui Miguel Silva Seabra wrote:
> On Thu, 2002-05-16 at 16:11, Glynn Foster wrote:
> > > Since I know what I want to remove, I just do a brave rm.
> > > Desktop endusers don't want to loose their files unneedly.
> > > Think rm -i.... it asks you weather you want to remove that file. Does
> > > it default to yes? No, why?
> > So many people argue on the list and vouch for 'Desktop endusers'. If
> > you are not one of these people, please shut up. We should do some
> > 'Usability Testing'  or something.
> Being an end-user and a developer is completely ortogonal.
> If I develop one app in a set of many apps, what am I? :)
> I'm quite probably and enduser of those other many apps...
> And what I vouch for desktop endusers is mostly from my ''helpdesk''
> experience with my mother, my girlfriend and a lot of stupid colleagues
> at work...
dunno how this applies to GNOME though... our users are a sharp bunch.
"don't get me wrong, i think that radiohead are amazing. i love their
music and i love their ethos, but that thom yorke guy always seems to
be complaining." -- moby
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