Idea: Virtual desktop

Michael 'Mickey' Lauer mickey at
Sat Dec 30 23:24:16 CET 2006

Koen Kooi wrote:
>>>> 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'?

Yeah. Since our lower footer + status bar is always visible, I wonder
whether this might make a better place for temporary messages than an
infoprint. What do you think?


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