[KDE Usability] On the future of the menubar

Ben Cooksley sourtooth at gmail.com
Thu Feb 25 09:35:15 GMT 2010

On Thu, Feb 25, 2010 at 10:21 PM, Dotan Cohen <dotancohen at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 2) System Settings does not have a menu bar either:
>>> https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=171915
>> And closed as WONTFIX, since otherwise Netbook users will claim that
>> "its a useless waste of space!".
> How is System Settings different than any other KDE application in this regard?

Its primary role is to allow configuration, through loaded modules, of
global or shared KDE settings, and workspace applications such as
KWin. ie. Language, or Qt Style.

>> And it is, since System Settings
>> doesn't exactly have many actions to put in the menu bar....
> An Exit button, maybe?

Potentially. Adding this was originally objected to I believe, by
others on this list.

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