Re: [Rhythmbox-devel] on notification area on close !

On Sun, May 27, 2007 at 10:22:08AM -0400, Brian J. Murrell wrote:
> On Sun, 2007-05-27 at 17:49 +1000, Jonathan Matthew wrote:
> > 
> > You can get this effect by:
> > - clicking on the notification area icon
> > - using the 'close' option in the Music window
> > - using the 'show music player' option in the notification area icon menu
> I don't think he was asking specifically how to minimize the
> application, but rather asking for consistency with most other gnome
> applications that have a notification area/toolbar applet in that when
> you "X" them, their window goes away but the application does not die.
> I don't know if this detail is in the HIG or not, but IMHO it should be.

There are also quite some apps that quit when you press the "X".
IMHO there should be a guideline and then all apps should be fixed

> It's always a pain to have to remember that I cannot "X" ryhtmbox like I
> can gaim, ekiga, "beagle-search --icon", Ubuntu update-manager.  Those
> are just the applications *I* use.  I am sure there are more.

Yes, but some of these apps don't have a Ctrl+W. And in that respect
they are inconsistent.
However, it would be nice to have this fixed and follow what seems
to be the most common occurrence for now.


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