[DISCUSS] Double-click should be "blue click"

Nevin Pratt nevin at smalltalkpro.com
Tue Jan 14 03:54:48 UTC 2003

Tim Rowledge wrote:

>It has it's uses. For example, I much prefer d-click as a way of
>starting an application from a typical file viewer. The KDE default of a
>single click drives me nuts since I expect to select with that single

I firmly believe that your "expectation" described above is only because 
of past experience.  Of course, that is what you imply when you say "I 
guess a large part of it is what one is used to though".

>Add the way that it can take _ages_ to actually start the damn
>application during which time it seems like you're utterly screwed (so
>much for proper multitasking I guess) and I get really cross. 

I think KDE is dog-slow, as is GNOME.  Too much of the "kitchen-sink" 
syndrom, IMO.

I use WindowMaker myself.


>I guess a
>large part of it is what one is used to though.

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