Re: W*ndows 2000

James (
Mon, 8 Nov 1999 18:45:42 +0000 (GMT)

On Mon, 8 Nov 1999, Albert Dorofeev wrote:

# > I remeber allanon wrote some code to do such things,  we looked at it
# > and decided it really was not cool, but rather boring, after couple hours
# > of looking at it. Besides there are several problems that connected to that,
# If we are talking about personal opnions here I think I rather
# dislike the feature. I found that it slows down the menu 
# browsing quite a lot. You have to wait for the menus to appear
# and disappear for about half a second each time.

yeah, this is a good point. The windows 2000 machine i used didn't stay alive
long enough for me to get bored with the menu thing...

# However, I think that if we wanted people to drop E and go for
# AS this would be the decisive blow :)

the fade does look nice though. "If my windows machine can do it, why can't
this Linux box?" (which is a dumb question, but people ask it)