Re: why kde and gnome's menu situation sucks
On Thu, Oct 24, 2002 at 06:16:26PM -0400, Luke Seubert wrote:
> On 10/24/2002 7:59 AM, Josip Rodin at firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > I agree -- and we shouldn't make them care, because what most people want is
> > to get a task done, not fiddle about with how it gets done.
> Agreed. The end goal is to have something that Just Works and is reasonably
> easy for the newbie.
> However, as I stated elsewhere on this thread, there are some good technical
> reasons to segregate by toolset. This is still a topic of debate and
> discussion though, and I don't think it is settled.
I'm with the "Want to group like tasks with like" camp, myself. But why
not make it an Option[tm] ? Have a configurable bit in the menu program
called "Flatten Debian" or something, which will fold any "/Debian"
menu into the level above it.