[ubuntu-studio-devel] menu layout

Set Hallstrom sakrecoer at gmail.com
Wed May 20 07:27:39 UTC 2015

On 2015-05-20 09:17, Kaj Ailomaa wrote:
I'm not sure i understand.
First you write:
> I'd rather first try using submenus 
>(using a menu at all is a nuisance,
> if you ask me - using your mouse to navigate is time consuming).
So, was that first sentence i quote intended to state:
"I'd rather _not_  first try using submenus"?

> I've always said that the best way to educate the user is through
> documentation, both written and in video, not by using the menu as an
> education tool for how to find your workflow.
> But, having labels to describe what an application is for is helpful in
> the end. How will someone know which applications are specifically
> targeted at photography for example, if all graphics apps are in the
> same menu?
> If it is very important to keep photography in an easy to access menu,
> then we keep it the way we had it originally.

Would it be possible to introduce text in the separation? That would
both reduce mouse navigation and guide the user....

Set Hallstrom
AKA Sakrecoer

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