[linux-elitists] DOTGNU

Ruben Safir ruben@mrbrklyn.com
Wed Jan 2 22:10:34 PST 2002

On 2002.01.03 00:47:47 -0500 Jeff Waugh wrote:
>>You "can't"... Ximian have constructed an entirely different menu system to
>>do it. 

Gotcha.  It's hard coded?

SUSe and KDE menus are hard coded?

>>In GNOME 2.0, we have menu vfolders, which will make distribution
>>integration and custom menus much easier.
>>[ That said, you will probably not be able to create new *top-level* menus.
>>The applications menu is designed specifically to avoid the horrendous
>>bullshit you get stuck with in the Windows start menu. I'll have to check up
>>on the specifics of this, however. George's vfolder system might actually
>>allow it. ]

The Windows 1000 icon menus is the opposite extreme indeed.


Brooklyn Linux Solutions
http://www.mrbrklyn.com - Consulting
http://www.brooklynonline.com - For the love of Brooklyn
http://www.nylxs.com - Leadership Development in Free Software
http://www.nyfairuse.org - The foundation of Democracy
http://www2.mrbrklyn.com/resources - Unpublished Archive or stories and articles from around the net
http://www2.mrbrklyn.com/mp3/hooked.mp3 - Spring is coming....
http://www2.mrbrklyn.com/downtown.html - See the New Downtown Brooklyn....


More information about the linux-elitists mailing list