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Re: [SLE] 'New' KDE file navigation Dialog
  • From: James Knott <james.knott@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 19 Oct 2005 21:52:35 -0400
  • Message-id: <4356F863.5050101@xxxxxxxxxx>
Bruce Marshall wrote:
> On Wednesday 19 October 2005 08:57 pm, James Knott wrote:
>> Bruce Marshall wrote:
>>> Is it only me that *totally hates* the new methods being used for file
>>> navigation in KDE apps?
>>>
>>> The one that presents you with choices of:
>>>
>>> Home
>>> Desktop
>>> Filesystem
>>>
>>> and then makes you click all over the place to try and figure out where
>>> you're at and where the stuff you're looking for is??
>>>
>>> I find it totally unintuitive, hardly user friendly, requires much more
>>> time to navigate, and in general is ugly.
>> Perhaps I'm missing something, but I have no idea what you're talking
>> about. What app in particular, so I can see what you're referring to?
>
> Just about any app.... but I've been using audacity today and it's a lot
> worse than before the change.
>
> Ok, here's a good one. Try to open a file in gimp2 and you'll see what I
> mean. And I can find other apps I'm sure.
>

Well, it's not the greatest, but certainly usable. Incidentally, I
didn't know that Gnome and audacity were KDE apps. I thought they were
from elsewhere and run under KDE. Compare, for example, with Kword or
KolourPaint.

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