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Re: Open (helper application chooser) for iceweasel/icedove is too simple

On Sat, 06 Jan 2007, Geoff Reidy wrote:
> Personally I don't like the way gnome is going but it's their baby and
> they can do what they want with it, a lot of people do like it so they
> must be doing something right.

A lot of people have a small number of files in their directories, and a
ridiculously overpowered computer for their needs.

> We have choices so it's all good.

Actually, I'd *really* like to have the choice of "crippling" (read:
uncrippling) the gnome non-scalable, defective file-picker design in my
system to never open anything to mime-magic it.  stat() is bad enough.
Maybe there is a knob somewhere to do it in gconf...

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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