What do you think of the "Pixel image editor"?
al4321 at gmail.com
Sun Apr 8 15:33:16 CEST 2007
> > To the devs, why is MDI so bad again? Was it the previous KMDI framework or
> > is there something fundementally broken with the interface?
> Yes the previous KMDI framework was broken, that's why it wasn't even ported.
> And the reason MDI is not a good idea is that good windows management is
> difficult to do right, and on linux and KDE we have a very good external
> windows manager. The reason why MDI is so popular on windows (and only on
> windows), is that windows window manager is a piece of crap.
Please be a bit more specific.
Why is it so crap in the context of MDI ? Because of lack of pager
(Virtual desktops) ?
BTW: Even on Windows, MDI is now something deprecated, thnat is,
less-and-less new Windows software is written using it.
-Alexey Eremenko "Technologov"
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