Re: Bug#217436: ITP: plucker-desktop -- GUI to download Web sites and documents to PalmOS devices
On Fri, 2003-10-24 at 12:00, John Goerzen wrote:
> Description : GUI to download Web sites and documents to PalmOS devices
> [ will be reformatted and enhanced before release ]
Here are some more suggestions :)
> Plucker is designed to download information from the Web and
> store them on your PalmOS device for reading.
> To read the pages on your PalmOS device, you'll need a separate reader;
> see the Plucker package for that.
Plucker is a tool which can download information from the Web and store
it on your PalmOS device to be read later. (To read the pages on your
PalmOS device, you'll need a separate reader, contained in the Plucker
Don't forget to Suggests: plucker :)
> Plucker Desktop is a visual content management GUI for Plucker, the popular
> suite of tools that provides an offline webbrowser for handheld devices.
Plucker Desktop is a visual content manager for Plucker.
Rationale: GUI is, for the common user, implied by "visual." Also, why
> Plucker Desktop allows you to configure and use Plucker within
> a visual desktop interface. You can use your mouse to quickly add and
> configure channels and send them to the handheld.
(continuation of previous paragraph)
It allows you to configure and use Plucker using a friendly desktop
interface. You can quickly add and configure channels as well as send
your channels to the handheld.
> Plucker Desktop provides:
> visual configuration of all the latest parameters for Plucker;
> interactive wizards to setup Plucker, install software and add new
> autoupdate capability to update individual channels at specified intervals;
> drag-and-drop and clipboard support;
> a point-and-click showcase of preconfigured Plucker channels which can be
> instantly added;
> installing channel output to selected handhelds or directories;
> easy visual editing of exclusion lists;
> an integrated editor/previewer for all Plucker tags;
> visual progress feedback of channel updating;
> use of the graphical interface in multiple translated languages;
> extensive context-sensitive help throughout.
Suggestion: paragraph rather than point form.
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