New screenshots needed on the wiki

Corey Burger corey.burger at
Sat Jun 10 02:51:05 UTC 2006


> If we remove/avoid screenshots in general, will that not in fact help in
> showing users the easiest way for them to do something? For instance with the
> Orinoco and the VMware stuff, it can all be done command line, which is what
> I prefer, but I thought we wanted to show them the easy or the Synaptic way
> of doing it? I am with you 99% because I am not a fan of a million
> screenshots either, plus everybody does a screenshot, image conversion, and
> compression differently, so they very rarely look like they were done by the
> same person, let alone the same team. However, they do tend to help a newbie
> in a lot of situations. That folks is what you call a brainfart, or a
> braindump ;)  Just my 2 cents.
> --
> Rich Johnson (nixternal)
> "The best thing about democracy is that it gives every voter a chance to do
> something stupid."

If we nuke screenshots, it does not mean we talk about the
commandline. We just use words to describe what we are doing (which we
are doing anyway).


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