Sounder 7 usability notes
justdave at bugzilla.org
Fri Aug 27 12:23:09 CDT 2004
Jeff Waugh wrote:
> <quote who="David Miller">
>>- dia-gnome is installed
> (Tangential -> didn't we shift dia from Desktop to Supported?)
To clarify, I installed it, it wasn't part of the base install. But
that's the experience I had when trying to actually use it.
>>- Drives and Media preferences: Mac OS X has always had their equivalent
>>of the "autorun programs on new drives and media" preference disabled by
>>default, citing security concerns (a malicious autorun program on a CD
>>could install a virus or do other Bad Things without the user even being
>>able to see what was there first). OS X 10.1 and later don't even give
>>you an option anymore, CDs just can't do autorun. I see security
>>articles all the time recommending to disable that option on Windows.
>>Should we really leave this on by default?
> The autorun setting is off by default, but the mount removable media setting
> is on. Where did you encounter this? What actually had RH-style autorun
> stuff on it that you used?
I didn't run into anything that used it, I was just poking through the
preferences seeing what was there. That box was checkmarked when I
opened the preferences dialog.
Dave Miller Project Leader, Bugzilla Bug Tracking System
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