[Ekiga-list] make users fast or how to address your users

Damien Sandras dsandras at seconix.com
Mon Sep 4 07:55:59 UTC 2006

Hi Paul,

Le dimanche 03 septembre 2006 à 17:34 +0100, Paul O'Malley a écrit :
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> Hi,
> Last weekend two people, one in .ie and the other in .au decided that
> Ekiga was the way forward for them when to came to on line conversations.
> We think we are not your average non technical user.
> The other chap has been using a mixture of Debian and Ubuntu over the
> last few years, and I have been in that space myself for a while.
> We found that the documentation and graphics was anything but intuitive.
> Unfortunately for most users the picture of a plug does not work. Most
> of the computing using planet use mobile phones, they use simple red
> and green icons to represent connecting and breaking down a connection.
> The phrases used in the set up left me bewildered.
> Setting up the "phone book entry" was again none obvious.
> We would not mind feeding into whatever process you have for
> documentation if you would like us to.

That's perfectly true.

Graphists will draw new icons for next release. However, if you can help
by writing some documentation to improve the manual, it is more than

I suggest you to switch to Ekiga CVS in that case, to be up to date with

Thank you!
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