Idea: Virtual desktop
koen at dominion.kabel.utwente.nl
Sat Dec 30 23:19:57 CET 2006
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Michael 'Mickey' Lauer schreef:
> Koen Kooi wrote:
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>> Michael 'Mickey' Lauer schreef:
>>> Ole Tange wrote:
>>>> When the desktop is only 640x480 it would be handy to easily change
>>>> between multiple desktops.
>>> I'm not sure what this would be useful for. In the desktop world,
>>> virtual desktops are primarily used for switching between
>>> preconfigured workspaces, which mostly consist out of presized and
>>> -positioned windows.
>>> OpenMoko doesn't support windowing, all applications open full-screen,
>> What about modal windows and dialogs?
> We have full-screen dialogs, half-screen dialogs (confirmation
> stuff) and (I'm not sure yet where we really want to keep those or
> rather use the common statusbar at the bottom for those as well)
> short-lived information popups (think HildonBanner).
HildonBanner is the infoprint stuff, or in GPE speak 'gpe-what'?
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