Albert Astals Cid aacid at kde.org
Wed Jun 3 21:28:18 BST 2009

A Dimecres, 3 de juny de 2009, Andreas Pakulat va escriure:
> On 03.06.09 19:07:14, John Tapsell wrote:
> > SVN commit 977282 by johnflux:
> >
> > Add F11 as a shortcut for fullscreen
> >
> > Discussed on kde-devel kde-usability, with majority favouring the
> > addition. This may be overridden by kwin, to provide full screen
> > capability for all apps (including non-kde apps), but this shortcut would
> > still be required here for consistency when not running kwin.
> Hmm, you may call me blind, but I didn't see anything but user-wishes in
> those discussions and a lot of discussion about totally different
> things. In particular there was no comment on this from any usability
> folks.
> Additionally this takes away a prominent and easy-to-reach shortcut from
> _all_ applications for the benefit of just a few (which actually have
> special fullscreen mode) as far as I understood.
> At least KDevelop probably cannot and will not have F11 as shortcut for
> Fullscreen as the F-Shortcuts (especially F6 and later) are to be used
> for debugger actions which is what our users expect (coming from other
> IDE's where thats normal).

I'm with apaku here.

The decision was "okayed" by 10 users and that's not a majority over our 
millions of users, but well, i already gave all my arguments against it and 
nobody cared to present anything scientific in favor of it except "Internet 
Explorer and Mozilla do it"


> Andreas

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