google search bar

Alexander Neundorf neundorf at
Fri Aug 6 20:30:35 BST 2004

On Friday 06 August 2004 21:14, Germain Garand wrote:
> Le Vendredi 06 Août 2004 14:04, Guillaume Laurent a écrit :
> > I beg to differ. I was pleasantly surprised to see it when I upgraded to
> > 3.3beta, even though it duplicates the 'gg:' keyword. It's just much
> > more convenient and less "hackish".
> I agree with Guillaume, here. This is only (partly) redundant functionality
> for advanced users. For the rest of the user base, this is _the_ searching
> feature.
> While being unable to disable it is genuinely ennoying, I would find
> removing it by default a much worse regression.
> Germain

Everybody I know is excited by the "gg:" feature. It's one of the first things 
I tell everybody who uses konqy. They don't forget this feature. And I think 
nowadays most new users have somoebody at hand who tells them about this.
Having an extra combo box for this is just plain overhead.

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