Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 24th Jun 2007 13:44 UTC
Graphics, User Interfaces Federkiel writes: "People working with Apple computers are used to a very consistent user experience. For a large part this stems from the fact that the Lisa type of GUI does not have the fight between MDI and SDI. The question simply never arises, because the Lisa type of GUI does not offer the choice to create either of both; it's something different all along. I usually think of it as 'MDI on steroids unified with a window manager'. It virtually includes all benefits of a SDI and and the benefits of an MDI." Read on for how I feel about this age-old discussion.
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RE: Well...
by Thom_Holwerda on Sun 24th Jun 2007 15:07 UTC in reply to "Well..."
Thom_Holwerda
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2005-06-29

different applications can only have consistent menus up to a point

No, but the most important ones are always the same (File, Edit, View), and so are its contents.

Edited 2007-06-24 15:07

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