|author||Havoc Pennington <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2003-09-08 19:42:14 +0000|
|committer||Havoc Pennington <email@example.com>||2003-09-08 19:42:14 +0000|
2003-09-08 Havoc Pennington <firstname.lastname@example.org> * configure.in: 2.6.0
Diffstat (limited to 'README')
1 files changed, 8 insertions, 2 deletions
@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@ on UNIX keyboards.
The first release of Metacity was version 2.3. Metacity has no need for
your petty hangups about version numbers.
-The stable releases so far are 2.4.x
+The stable releases so far are 2.4.x, 2.6.x
Unstable branches are 2.3.x, 2.5.x
@@ -372,7 +372,10 @@ A: This one is also in rationales.txt. Because "ouija board" UI, where
Q: Why no wireframe move/resize?
-A: Also in rationales.txt. Because it has low usability, and is a pain
+A: It's implemented in a patch that will be merged for GNOME 2.6
+ and is already in some vendor packages.
+ But: Because it has low usability, and is a pain
to implement, and there's no reason opaque move/resize should be a
problem on any setup that can run a modern desktop worth a darn to
@@ -381,6 +384,9 @@ A: Also in rationales.txt. Because it has low usability, and is a pain
+ The reason we had to add wireframe anyway was broken
+ proprietary apps that can't handle lots of resize events.
Q: Why no XYZ?
A: You are probably getting the idea by now - check rationales.txt,