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Subject: Re: final statusbar warning and minor rant

Re: final statusbar warning and minor rant

From: Thomas Martitz <thomas.martitz_at_student.htw-berlin.de>
Date: Sun, 22 Nov 2009 12:50:16 +0100

On 22.11.2009 10:22, Peter D'Hoye wrote:
> well, I kinda liked the battery charging animation, and if this
> statusbar is a step back then you shouldn't be surprised about the
> complaints.

The animation is possible in skins too. People are just too lazy to put
effort into it :)
But I agree, the animation is really useful and I don't want to see it
gone too.

>
> And the recording statusbar has errors and missing info that needs
> fixing...

I've not seen it yet, and if it's lacking info I can't understand it.
Didn't JdGordon commit a number of recscreen related tags to have that
info available for skins?

>
>
> Maybe I should join amiconn and fork before the shiny bloat takes over
> from the practical purpose this firmware once had.

It's not all about shiny bloat. Skinning allows for much more
information on the screen (that fit the users need) too.

Best regards.
Received on 2009-11-22


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