Dennis Kaarsemaker dennis at
Thu Oct 20 16:25:55 CDT 2005

On do, 2005-10-20 at 23:11 +0200, Martin Ericsson wrote:
> Isn't a part of the problem that there is no an easy way to share
> files 
> between the different users on a ubuntu  system?
> As you stated, on many systems the different users corresponds to 
> various family members. Yet if you want to share your music with 
> everybody in the family you you have to point them to your home 
> directory  or create a common directory with o:rw and make sure that
> all 
> users belong to the same  group?
> So I think ubuntu should make sharing easier.  Just as every file
> dialog 
> has a home-icon, it should also have a pointer to a shared directory.

I like this idea, a /tmp like area that is easily accessible (file
dialogs, places menu etc...)

That would solve the sharing bit in a proper way...
Dennis K.
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