Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop-research

From: John Nilsson <john@×××××××.nu>
To: gentoo-desktop-research@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] defaults
Date: Tue, 29 Jun 2004 08:21:50
In Reply to: [gentoo-desktop-research] defaults by Adrian CAPDEFIER
There allready exist a project providing this, it is called GNOME.


On Tue, 2004-06-29 at 10:24, Adrian CAPDEFIER wrote:
> Hello people. > > So in the purpose of desktop research here is an idea. I don't know if > it's been done already, though. > > Often when I'm developing programs I'm too absorbed into making the > program work and the magical defaults always come last. I usually sell > theese programs. Open sources developers do not sell their open source > programs. It stands to reason that the last part, not so important from > a developer point of view, might not get done or get done hastily and > not so good. And most programs could use general purpose defaults. > > So why not create a "defaults team" to work with the developers and see > the results? It would need a heavily used application so that new users > arrive often and are able to provide lots of feedback. The agreement of > the developers would also be a usefull thing :) > > Suggestions, ideas, cons, flames? > > Adi. > > > -- > gentoo-desktop-research@g.o mailing list >


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