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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at last.. someone with common sense
by rtfa on Mon 25th Jun 2007 07:44 UTC
rtfa
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2006-02-27

In my experience, coders/techies etc go via applications etc as they love to configure.
New users and the completely non-technical prefer to go via a document name as they use their PCs as a tool to produce documents.

Horses for Courses

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