stoppard at ntlworld.com
Thu Sep 30 13:55:51 UTC 2004
Thanks for your feedback, i will bear this in mind.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Krister Ekstrom" <crisekstrom at bredband.net>
To: "Nigel Stoppard" <stoppard at ntlworld.com>; "Linux for blind general
discussion" <blinux-list at redhat.com>
Sent: Thursday, September 30, 2004 11:01 AM
Subject: Re: Links idea?
> Hi Nigel,
> On 30 Sep 2004 10:27:11 (my local time 11:27:11), you typed::
> NS> if the interface is what people are used to why
> NS> change it?
> Well, i can only speak for the forms mode, which, i believe was
> created because of the MsAA modes used in Jfw and Window eyes. In
> Linux, and especially in a text console, such things aren't really
> needed. I for my part love the fact that i can go to an edit field and
> just start typing away without pressing keys to take me out of some
> kind of msaa mode althoug i understand why this is necessary in
> Windows and possibly in Gnome as well.
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