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Subject: Re: Useability concerns

Re: Useability concerns

From: Sam Pattuzzi <sam.pattuzzi_at_googlemail.com>
Date: Tue, 24 Nov 2009 15:15:41 +0000

Fair dos, I will move this discussion over to the user list.

On Tue, 2009-11-24 at 02:05 -0600, Paul Louden wrote:
> Marcin Bukat wrote:
> > If some usability test procedure will be available I volunteer to make
> > tests with my ipod mini around (rockboxed of course).
> > I think that -dev list is the place to speak about usability concerns.
> > It is much more related to development than to support.
> >
> I think the idea is that people often say "Rockbox should be more
> usable" but as a general thing, usability is subjective. User preference.
>
> Once such a study is completed by many users, discussion of whether
> changes are needed, and if so, what they are belongs on the dev list.
> Users discussing their software preferences in relation to Rockbox, on
> the other hand (and especially users who aren't actively working on a
> patch to demonstrate their suggested UI changes) aren't really
> development work. They're mostly just musings on "how I would do it if I
> were making it."
Received on 2009-11-24


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