ubuntu lacks ideas, firefox is full of ideas

Mr. Alexander Etter rhettnaxel at gmail.com
Sat Nov 19 20:36:18 UTC 2011

On 11/19/2011 03:31 PM, Jo-Erlend Schinstad wrote:
> Den 19. nov. 2011 20:51, skrev Alexander:
>> Sorry for the confusion. Anyway I don't understand your double negative:
>>     This is something I've never been able to do in a desktop shell
>>     before.
>>     Can you give one example of a desktop task that cannot be
>>     performed without a mouse?
>>  What are you asking? I'm confused about /giving an example of a task 
>> that cannot be performed without an object./
> You claim that you have to move to 10.04 because you cannot use Unity 
> because it focuses only on mouse use. My claim is that this is your 
> claim. My claim is provable because the emails exist. I say that isn't 
> true, and that we have a large array of keyboard shortcuts that is far 
> beyond anything available in 10.04. This means that Unity is _less_ 
> dependent on using the mouse than the thing you've switched to for 
> that purpose.
> Not underestimating you, I ask if you have any concrete examples of 
> things you can do with the keyboard in 10.04 that you cannot do in 
> 11.10. You are making the claim that this is so, which means the 
> burden of evidence is on you. I tried to make it easy for you. If you 
> can prove that Unity is less keyboard-friendly than the default shell 
> and WM in 10.04, then we will all learn and it'll get fixed. If you 
> cannot, then your claim is false. This is the beauty of peer review.
> Jo-Erlend Schinstad
My claim is false.
Mr. Etter
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