Logout applet - warning

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Sat Nov 17 17:19:38 UTC 2007

NoOp wrote:

> On 11/15/2007 03:47 PM, Bruce Marshall wrote:

>> Sounds too much like Windows for me.     "Are you sure??    Really
>> sure??"
> Actually Windows doesn't do this. If you wish to close windows you click
> Start|Shutdown and then windows gives you a dropdown menu for Restart
> etc. Once you click one of those options windows shuts down immediately
> as well.

Are you sure?  Really sure?  Because XP has annoyed me for way too long with
the TWO prompts I get everytime I try to log out.

> What's your point?

His point was clear - it gets really annoying.  That's not to say we
shouldn't have options to allow nag prompts, or not.  I don't want it but
I'm all in favor of choice.

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