Re: Some stuff to discuss about
- From: Jeremy Hankins <nowan nowan org>
- To: General discussion about sawfish wm <sawfish-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: Some stuff to discuss about
- Date: Mon, 21 Sep 2009 17:18:41 -0500
Timo Korvola <Timo Korvola iki fi> writes:
> On Tuesday 22 September 2009 00:40:48 Timo Korvola wrote:
>> As an Emacs user I would prefer "Bindings" to "Shortcuts".
>> Unfortunately "Shortcuts" may well be the most intuitively obvious
>> term for new users,
> On second thought, these days Sawfish probably has more appeal for the
> average Emacs user than for the average user of KDE / Gnome / whatever,
> so "Bindings" may actually be more familiar to _our_ new users.
Yes, particularly since "shortcuts" suggests that there's a more obvious
long method. In some environments (KDE / Gnome / whatever) that more
obvious long method would be some arcane series of menu clicks, but
in sawfish the keybindings aren't just short ways of accessing menu
> So the only term that hasn't been changed but perhaps should be is
> "Matched Windows". John's "Window Rules" is perhaps even better than
> "Window-Specific" from KDE.
I like "Window Rules."
 Hmmm... I may be letting my biases show here. ;)
Jeremy Hankins <nowan nowan org>
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