Re: [Usability]Re: toolbar issues

OK, well the hourglass cursor would be nice, but that means that this
proposal is star trek future since application feedback would need to be
added to nautilus.

personally i think the hour glass cursor is should be used for launch
feedback(opening apps from the desktop or the panel). I think the
throbber should be used for loading of inline views feedback.


On Mon, 2002-05-20 at 13:38, David Moles wrote:
> On Mon, 2002-05-20 at 09:06, Dave Bordoley wrote:
> > I've thought about this before...I think it does cuz even on local
> > drives loading can be slow and the throbber does supply information to
> > the user that the app is doing something and not just locked up in
> > obscurity....The main problem as you say are networked filesystems which
> > can be considerably slower....
> Seems like the first one is the job of things like an hourglass
> cursor, though. I mean, you could make the argument that any
> application that does anything that doesn't complete instantly
> needs a throbber.

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