Log of Developer Chat Online
Friday October 22nd, 1999
The Developer Chat with Rick Gessner is now online.
It's an interesting read, so be sure to check it out. Our next chat is with Mike Pinkerton on Friday, October 29th at 3:00pm PST (PST is GMT-0800). We'll be talking about "Mozilla and Mac - News, issues, and the 'Mozilla in the Mac' user-experience".
#1 `Mozilla in the Mac' user experience ...
Friday October 22nd, 1999 9:59 PM
Now *that* should be an interesting discussion.
Mac users tend to be more persnickety http://www.m-w.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?va=persnickety than users of other platforms about user experience. They expect menus, buttons etc to behave *just* so, and try as it might, XUL+CSS will not look and feel identical to the MacOS Toolbox.
And that's before we even mention following the setings defined by the Appearance Manager ...
http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=9063 http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=16245 http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=16277 http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=16766
I'm starting to wish I had IRC. :-)
PS: Chris, thanks for asking my question in the previous discussion (about UI for changing quirks/non-quirks mode).
Sunday October 24th, 1999 8:17 AM
Which channel do these chats take place in? #mozilla #mozillazine or some other?
#3 #mozillazine on irc.mozilla.org (n/t)
Sunday October 24th, 1999 9:08 AM
#4 Is the Pinkerton Mac chat log available yet?
Saturday October 30th, 1999 5:02 PM
I missed it yesterday on irc, so I'm interested in catching up with this Friday's discussion log. :)