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Month: March 2015

Re: [trinity-users] next problem, konqueror's 75% crash rate when clicking on an http link in kmail

From: Gene Heskett <gheskett@...>
Date: Mon, 9 Mar 2015 03:08:18 -0400
On Monday 09 March 2015 01:13:03 Lisi Reisz wrote:
> On Monday 09 March 2015 04:58:52 Gene Heskett wrote:
> > On Monday 09 March 2015 00:47:24 Lisi Reisz wrote:
> > I'll also have to plead that I didn't realize that the little box to
> > the left, was in fact a search string entry point.
> >
> :-)  Been there, done that, worn the tee shirt. :-(  Old age?  Fading
> eyesight?  Well, those are my excuses and I'm sticking to them. ;-) 

I hear that!

> But I don't think we can blame the software designers for our failing
> faculties. ;-)

It would have been a bit more obvious had it been above the right pane of 
the little window. Then the mental connection would have been a lot more 
automatic.  I have done some gui's on older machines that had far fewer 
colors available, and there is a huge difference in the perception 
of  "user friendly" when seemingly tiny details like that are attended 

> > I am fighting with water in the basement at the same time, and I'll
> > admit that is distracting.  I threw money at it this evening, and
> > will have to throw some more at it over the next couple days to get
> > what I brought home installed.
> >
> :-(  Life.  It will intrude. :-(

Yes.  Now I wish I could get some sleep.  3AM local and I'm rolling and 
tossing, trying to find a comfy position for my arthritic back yet.  Had 
to get up, and I've heard that a good geek, up in the middle of the 
night for whatever reason, is obligated to check his email before going 
back to bed.  Part of the geek contract I've heard. :)  Like you, I'll 
stick to it. ;-)

Cheers Lisi, Gene Heskett
"There are four boxes to be used in defense of liberty:
 soap, ballot, jury, and ammo. Please use in that order."
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