Subject: Re: FAQ -- why the MSDI interface? (aka, no pagers please)
From: Larry Kollar (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Mon Aug 20 2001 - 21:04:23 CDT
David Chart wrote:
> I'm going to suggest a dialogue again, saying 'Do you want to exit
> AbiWord?" Yes/No. On a No, you get a window with a blank document.
> Either way, the document gets closed. I don't see this as 'adding a
> dialogue to get around programming decisions'. I see this as 'adding a
> dialogue so we don't do anything drastic unexpectedly'.
I agree with this. Principle of Least Surprise.
Why not add a "Die when last document is closed" option to Preferences,
so the "die already" camp could have its way & the church secretaries
would at least know what was going on?
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