Re: [RE: gnome-session dialog on crack]
- From: Nils Pedersen <n p sun com>
- To: Calum Benson <calum benson sun com>
- Cc: "'GNOME Desktop Hackers'" <desktop-devel-list gnome org>, "'Gnome-i18n'" <gnome-i18n gnome org>
- Subject: Re: [RE: gnome-session dialog on crack]
- Date: Thu, 23 May 2002 09:05:06 -0600
There's a bug on this...
Calum Benson wrote:
> iain wrote:
> > Why don't you change it dynamically to the same thing as the radio
> > button says. I think selecting "Reboot" and then having to click
> > "Logout" is confusing. Saying "They're all types of logout" is just
> > semantics (or something).
> I kind of agree with the sentiment here-- when "logout" is one of the
> options, having the button read "logout" whichever option you've chosen
> just makes it look kind of broken.
> I don't think changing the button dynamically is necessarily the best
> solution, though, as that complicates life for people who use
> screenreaders. Having the generic "OK" button that covered all bases
> would probably be acceptable in this case, either that or redesigning
> the dialog to be more like the Windoze XP one where there's one button
> for each possible action.
> CALUM BENSON, Usability Engineer Sun Microsystems Ireland
> mailto:calum benson ireland sun com Desktop Engineering Group
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