Re: spatial stuff detail

The feature I most wish GNOME supported from RoX is the idea of an application as a directory. Mac OS X does this too, and it makes WAY more sense then the way most of Linux currently works from a new user perspective.

Installing new programs is one of the least new-user-friendly aspects of Linux right now, and application-as-directory packing would make this problem disappear.


On Friday, September 19, 2003, at 03:45  am, Michele Campeotto wrote:

On Fri, 2003-09-19 at 08:58, Alexander Larsson wrote:
May people, like tigert for instance never use the open dialog. They
just drag stuff from the file manager to the apps.

  (me too)

Of course, there will still be some amount of navigational UI in the
open dialog, and you can't really get rid of the save dialog...

  Well, while talking pie-in-the-sky...
  The explanation is here:

  (Hey, RoX is really nice, but they should really grab some of GNOME's

Michele Campeotto <ml micampe it>

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