Re: Ease of use (was Call for constructive user criticism.)
- From: "Iain" <nodatadj webtribe net>
- To: "Fox, Kevin M" <KMFox mail bhi-erc com>, <mawarkus t-online de>, <gnome-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: Ease of use (was Call for constructive user criticism.)
- Date: Mon, 9 Aug 1999 18:50:29 +0100
> Ok, maby a requirement is not the correct word. Maby requireing that the
> program has 2 interfaces. The programmer can then code the interfaces
> him/herself or use glade if he/she wants.
But this is only easy with libglade. To do this by hand is rather hard.
And there are very few benefits from this that I can see.
> Yes, but, it would help out the computer people who dont know much about
> computers. And the "slightly insulting" part will help people want to
> the advanced stuff. No one wants to look stupid. :)
People should learn stuff because they want to, not because the computer is
treating them as a idiot.
An insulting or patronising interface is possibly the worst thing you can
give a program.
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