Re: [Nautilus-list] Re: GNOME user environment brainstorming

Sander Vesik wrote:
> On Fri, 1 Jun 2001, Calum Benson wrote:
> > Simeon Walker wrote:
> >
> > > IIRC RISC OS programs had no File|Open menu item, why bother
> > > when you can just drag an icon from a filer window and drop
> > > it into an application or onto an applications icon?
> >
> > Because not everyone is physically able to use a mouse...
> >
> Or wants to take the hands away from keyboard just to open another file,
> make a small change and save it...
yes to your first point, but dragging the icon to save was only
actually required to save the file in another folder. Same name
or same folder/different name didn't require the mouse.


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