<br><br><div><span class="gmail_quote">On 8/6/07, <b class="gmail_sendername">Giuseppe Torelli</b> <<a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a>> wrote:</span><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">
On 8/6/07, Jani Monoses <<a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a>> wrote:<br>> I agree it would be nice to have search and similar extras that a browser does not have.<br>> But I still think using the default web browser is better for the following reasons
<br>><br>> 1) Resource consumption : if the browser is too heavy to read the help it is probably too heavy to<br>> use it to browse the web. I am not sure how many Xubuntu desktops are not using a web browser.<br>
<br>Please guys, let's take an agreement. I don't want to waste my time in<br>developing an application that will never be included because there is<br>already a web browser in Xubuntu!! From now on I will not code a
<br>single line of code for Xhelp until we come to a conclusion.</blockquote><div><br><br><span class="gmail_quote"><b class="gmail_sendername">Giuseppe. You job is not a waste time. I havent been in a meeting yet but if you read the log is a fact we need a Xhelp. I think you count on the support of the people here. I you do a good application I don't know why is not going to be included.
<br><br></b></span> </div><br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">> 2) Consistency: the Xfce docs have links to external http URLs. What happens with those if the user
<br>> follows them? Launch the web browser or render those sites poorly (I am pretty sure CSS and JS won't<br>> be supported by Xhelp)?<br><br>If libgtkhtml2 supports them, Xhelp will support them too but I think
<br>the best way will be to launch the default web browser for this.<br><br>> So I think the efforts would be much better spent on completing the Xubuntu desktop guide and the Xfce docs<br>> than writing an app to show incomplete docs.
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