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Friday, June 06, 2003

 

Mac-unkindness



I was a little unkind to the mac in the last blog entry - actually - it's the windows derived interfaces that have more clutter than the mac does, and the linux interfaces seem to be getting worse than that, not better. When you switch between apps on the mac your top menu bar changes to reflect the menu patterns - a good thing, I like that. Nobody else does it that way - they use the bottom part of the screen for a start menu of useless static shit. Redhat's gnome by default uses the top AND bottom slices of the screen for largely useless static shit. I like virtual desktops but the rest can go. Have gone.

 
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