Re: [Usability] Tab consistency
- From: Matthew Paul Thomas <mpt myrealbox com>
- To: GNOME Usability List <usability gnome org>
- Subject: Re: [Usability] Tab consistency
- Date: Sat, 31 Mar 2007 16:09:36 +1200
On Mar 31, 2007, at 8:30 AM, Alan Horkan wrote:
On Sat, 31 Mar 2007, Matthew Paul Thomas wrote:
On Mar 30, 2007, at 10:55 AM, Alan Horkan wrote:
Given the giant mess Firefox made of their Preferences dialog,
changing it though several iterations during their 1.x cycle and
flushing down the toilet years of techincal support Netscape built
Oh come now.
Eh, full disclosure, shouldn't you make your background/bais better
known if you are sure you want to continue this discussion?
Background/bias disclosure statement: I had nothing to do with either
of the designs in question.
for the Mozilla suite, but those ended up roughly the same in Firefox
Usability has to occasionaly weigh up the cost of change against other
factors like techincal support.
Agreed. It's a shame that, for example, the route to the proxy settings
has changed between Firefox 1 and 2. But both of them were hugely
better than Netscape in that regard.
Matthew Paul Thomas
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