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Re: RH recommends using Windows? plus a Question!



Le mer 05/11/2003 à 17:27, Behdad Esfahbod a écrit :
> On Wed, 5 Nov 2003, Nicolas Mailhot wrote:
> 
> > Le mer 05/11/2003  14:37, Julien Olivier a crit :
> > > On Wed, 2003-11-05 at 13:08, Behdad Esfahbod wrote:
> > > > On Wed, 5 Nov 2003, Julien Olivier wrote:
> >
> > > > BTW, offering the service
> > > > at the right time is quite important.  Say, when the
> > > > hotplug/kudzu/... fails to configure a device, should offer the
> > > > user to report that.
> > > >
> > >
> > > Of course, that would be very smart and useful.
> >
> > Gosh, yet another reason to kill kudzu/firstboot on sight.
> > Let's not annoy users with this ok ?
> >
> > Enough people will submit this info willingly if the tool is well made
> > you don't need to force-feed it to users. Last I've seen the pci db
> > maintains itself well enough without any of this crap.
> >
> > Put big notices on bugzilla startup pages, default index.html, etc if
> > you want but do not resort to any M$-like "were do we want you to go
> > today" automated junkware.
> 
> There should be a page saying "I couldn't configure yours"
> (perhaps with a single Ok button).  Just put at the other corner,
> an small button reading "Report ..."...

That's an ok too much.
Just do 20 installs on a row or a big integration run with every single
app considering "it's just another screen" and you'll start noticing
such things.

There are no free interactive screens. That's one of the lessons the HiG
people learned.

-- 
Nicolas Mailhot

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