A tricky situation in malone bug 60995

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at kitterman.com
Fri Oct 26 14:16:55 UTC 2007


On Friday 26 October 2007 03:31, Jan Claeys wrote:
> Op dinsdag 23-10-2007 om 10:29 uur [tijdzone +0200], schreef Alexander
>
> Sack:
> > this was changed from 2.0 to 3.0. See bug 358764 ...
>
> Apparently the Mozilla.org people change a long-established user
> interface twice within 1 year and then claim they do it because that's
> better UI design.  Considering that they only did that for linux users,
> and not for > 90% of their users, it looks more like they try to get rid
> of linux users... or at least, that will be the result if they keep
> going that way--this is not the only point where they have been causing
> friction with their linux user-base.
>
> I wish they would fix real problems (or apply the community-provided
> patches for them) as quick as they made these changes...

The change to stop back space from losing my data solved a huge (real) 
usability problem for me.  

Scott K




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