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From: John Torjo (john.lists_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-10-04 06:07:16

> [...]
> As a developer, especially as a Mac developer, I find option 2 wholly
> unacceptable. That option makes the usability of the system as a whole degrade,
> because the interface behaviors do not scale beyond a subset of applications I
> might have installed on my system.
> It is because of this conclusion (namely, that reimplementing OS-provided
> behaviors leads to an overall degradation in the usability of the system as a
> whole) that I find this option unacceptable.

Couldn't agree more!

That's why I invented surfaces
( -- so that you can
customize the UI, while *maintaining* the behaviour of the underlying OS


John Torjo,    Contributing editor, C/C++ Users Journal
-- "Win32 GUI Generics" -- generics & GUI do mix, after all
-- - Sky's the limit!
-- - Click, Build, Run!

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