RE: Some thoughts about window management
- From: ml thaarna com
- To: decaycell gmail com
- Cc: desktop-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: RE: Some thoughts about window management
- Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2005 11:00:58 +0200
> The problem with this idea is that a small button would visually
> "get lost" between the longer labeled buttons -- we don't gain
> anything if the user has to scan the taskbar a second or so, to
> look for the small buttons.
> My suggestion was not to build another taskbar applet, but rather
> to add a feature to the current one, and then have two instances of
> it running -- one for each purpose.
Maybe you could right align iconified apps on the same taskbar. This way you
would find small icons easily and avoid a complicated interface.
Labeled, iconified or whatever, they are just running apps and should be found
in the same place.
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