Re: [linux-audio-user] Opening up the discussion

From: Joe Hartley <jh@email-addr-hidden>
Date: Mon Jul 25 2005 - 22:17:31 EEST

On Mon, 25 Jul 2005 14:34:41 -0400
Lee Revell <> wrote:
> For example, most apps (Firefox and IE) use "Ctrl-F" to 'Find in page'.
> Except Evolution, which forces you to use "Ctrl-S" to 'Find (Search) in
> page', because they have already bound Ctrl-F to 'Forward message'.
> This is a MAJOR usability bug; "We didn't feel like doing it the normal
> way" is NEVER a "good reason" for usability purposes.

One could argue that since search in Emacs has been ^s for ages, that
those who use ^f are the ones who have broken convention for no good

That's the nice thing about standards - there are so many of them to
choose from!

       Joe Hartley - UNIX/network Consultant - jh@email-addr-hidden
Without deviation from the norm, "progress" is not possible. - FZappa
Received on Tue Jul 26 00:15:12 2005

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