Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 17th May 2007 18:54 UTC
Gnome In the GNOME bugzilla, there is an ongoing discussion about whether or not to include a patch into the default GNOME installation which would enable GNOME to (optionally) have a global application menubar, similar to that of the Mac OS and KDE (in the latter it is optional and off by default). Installation instructions and .deb packages, as well as a 60-page (and counting) discussion of the patch, are available on the UbuntuForums. Read on for a poll on this issue.
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RE[4]: What a stupid idea...
by hobgoblin on Thu 17th May 2007 23:17 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: What a stupid idea..."
hobgoblin
Member since:
2005-07-06

tryed that on windows lately?

add some programs and see how big that menu can get...

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RE[5]: What a stupid idea...
by atezun on Fri 18th May 2007 00:43 in reply to "RE[4]: What a stupid idea..."
atezun Member since:
2005-07-06

Yes they way right click is somewhat how i'd like it to work but not completely i don't want just a menu i almost want some kind of manipulator mini app to come up and let you make live changes, play around and then commit the change to the document or application or whatever. I'm not entirely sure yet I'd have to flush it out more.

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RE[6]: What a stupid idea...
by hobgoblin on Fri 18th May 2007 07:23 in reply to "RE[5]: What a stupid idea..."
hobgoblin Member since:
2005-07-06

while the concept sounds good at first, if said mini-app is supposed to be expandable somehow i cant see how it will be a improvement...

but then your right, it needs to be fleshed out more...

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