[ALLY] OFR (open file requester) (was) Notice: Prepare for VID B5 Changes Re:(6)
From: petr:krenzelok:trz:cz at: 19-Aug-2000 7:28
> [carl--cybercraft--co--nz] wrote:
> >But as long as the requesters are half-way decent ones I
> >think most people will be happy to use them unaltered apart
> >from cosmetic changes to make them match their GUI's look.
> As long as they don't change the layout of the requesters,
> just the colors. Changes to the layout would require some
> relearning on the users' part to handle new programs. This
> is a bad idea from a UI design standpoint.
Hmm, well, then file requesters should be really well abstracted (I am
scared from some "hardwired" RT's solution).
People will develop their custom solution if RT's not gonna be general
enough. E.g. let's say someone is using custom design. Will there be the
option to switch off borders, title bar, etc.? What about custom title
bar with possibility of putting custom icons(actions) there? (look at
allen's rebol forces site). It could be object based ...