clueless GNOME bashing (was Re: [rescue] Mozilla Firefox)
ajwdsp at cloud9.net
Wed Apr 28 11:37:53 CDT 2004
On Apr 28, 2004, at 11:44 AM, Nathan Raymond wrote:
> On Wed, 28 Apr 2004, Tim H. wrote:
>> Why would you maximize a window anyway?
> Because you can have windows within windows - one of the single most
> stupid UI conventions ever invented. Whoever came up with that one
> be shot.
> Nathan Raymond
Probably had to do with cooperative multi-tasking and the Windows 3.x
and earlier days when it was a lot more trouble or perhaps impossible
to generate multiple standalone windows per application.
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