Logout dialog improvement suggestions

Vincent Untz vuntz at ubuntu.com
Wed Jan 18 16:14:13 GMT 2006


Hey,

On Wed, January 18, 2006 16:40, Ryan Lortie wrote:
> I'm sorry.  It's my fault that you didn't send this to the list :)
>
> -------- Forwarded Message --------
> From: Manu Cornet <manu.cornet at gmail.com>
> To: Ryan Lortie <desrt at desrt.ca>
> Subject: Re: Logout dialog improvement suggestions
> Date: Wed, 18 Jan 2006 16:29:28 +0100
>
>
> Hi !
>
>> > 1. Make two separate entries in the System menu.
>> > 2. Let the power management dialog appear when the Power button is
>> > pressed.
>> Upstream GNOME is doing fantastic design work here.  There is an open
>> bug about this -- http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=92277
>>
>> I just skimmed the thread (hey, it's long!) but I looked at all the
>> pictures :)
>
> Well if you read the end carefully you'll see that I participated in
> it ;-) Actually, I'm speaking with Vincent Untz (upstream) about this
> and we'll probably coordinate our efforts. Meaning : 1) splitting the
> current dialog in two (logout-related and shutdown-related actions) as
> they are doing upstream and 2) adding explicit icons as I did in Ubuntu.
>
> Do you think this would be a good compromise ?

Just to make it more clear: I told Manu that he could try to merge
the two approaches so we can see what it looks like. A sample result
is available [1]. I didn't have time to comment on it yet (I'll do it
soon). However this is upstream discussion and it should probably
happen in the bug report.

[1] http://bugzilla.gnome.org/attachment.cgi?id=57474&action=view

Vincent

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