Re: [desktop] why kde and gnome's menu situation sucks
Colin Walters wrote:
I like this idea a lot. It would make DebDesktop much more palatable
for the intermediate user than having functional labels only. I would
argue that you *always* want to have the project/program name visible,
for due credit for the project also.
On Wed, 2002-10-23 at 23:46, Luke Seubert wrote:
I believe I understand your point. Is the idea to use a label like "Web
Browser", instead of a label like "Explorer", or a proper name like,
For what it's worth, the GNOME project is generally pushing for
functional names like "Web Browser", except when a particular project
has significant recognition in the free software community (e.g. Galeon,
Mozilla). So what they'll do is put the project name in parenthesis
Web Browser (Galeon)
As well as solving the problem of, if a user wanted to make more than
one, say, terminal emulator visible, distinguishing between them.
My $.02 worth again, as a non-DD.