Re: OT Calibre
- Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2019 14:28:53 +0100
- From: Jonathan Dowland <jmtd@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: OT Calibre
On Mon, Apr 22, 2019 at 05:10:49PM -0400, Roberto C. Sánchez wrote:
On Mon, Apr 22, 2019 at 09:01:40PM +0100, Paul Sutton wrote:
Hmm, from a UX / UI viewpoint won't new users expect a close / quit
button or menu option, ?
I don't think so. I just started using it a few months ago and I
actually never noticed the absence of close/quit menu options and/or
buttons until reading this thread. I find that the toolbar layout works
really well, and naturally supports clicking the "X" in the top of the
window border to close/quit.
I hadn't noticed the absence either…
Since the 'X' is drawn/owned by the window manager (traditionally, I realise
GTK are moving in a different direction), it's not necessarily the case that
the window manager actually provides it at all… it is a little odd for an app
to not provide its own means of gracefully closing (the WM can do little more
than send a sig TERM). As another has discovered, there's at least CTRL+Q for
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