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Re: Tbird kb shortcuts (was Re: GTK+ E-mail App on par with Mutt?)

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On 02/03/08 10:24, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> On 03/02/2008, Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net> wrote:
>> Last month I tried KMail/KDE for a couple of weeks, because of how
>> the GNOME people have their heads stuck up MSFT's ass.
> You haven't seen KDE4 (vista clone) yet. Sad, sad times we are in.

I must use XP at work.  The fist thing I did when getting my PC was
to make it look like Win2K.

My GNOME system looks disturbingly like Win2K also...

>> But couldn't stand it.  The keyboard shortcuts wouldn't do what I
>> want them to do (even after considerable customization).
> What did you want them to do? Kmail, and KDE in general, is very customizable.

I like a GUI MUA to be in a vertically adjacent 2-pane
configuration, with the actual email that I'm reading in it's own

When the email window is active, Tbird lets me press "n", and that
brings the next un-read message into that same window.  When all the
emails in a folder are read, "n" prompts me to go to the next folder
with un-read mail.

But KMail made me close the email window in order to press "n" to
get to the next unread email.  Maybe most KMail users/developers
just like 3-pane operation.

>> So I went back to Icedove & GNOME.
> Icedove & Gnome? Is that a new Norwegian metal band? :)

Swedish retro pop, covering /Capitan & Tenile/ tunes.

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Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA  USA

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