Re: Sound events and GnomeMeeting

On Thu, 2003-11-13 at 14:12, Damien Sandras wrote:
> My question is thus: would it be opposed to the usability guidelines or
> GNOME policies if I was adding a section in the preferences for events
> permitting the user to choose a sound to play or a command to execute
> when event X happens? It would certainly break consistency (central
> configuration of sound events), but I think that is needed if I want to
> add things like "execute command when event x happens". Any idea or
> comments on how I should proceed?

Would it be possible to add these preferences to the control-center
dialog? Then you could configure any application in the same way. Which
would be cool :-)

IMHO it would be best if we could get this sort of functionality added
at the desktop level rather than individual applications implementing
improvements themselves. Just my 2p.


Andrew Sobala <as583 cam ac uk>

Given by our hand in the meadow that is called Runnymede, between
Windsor and Staines, on the fifteenth day of June in the seventeenth
year of our reign.

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