[haiku-cdt] Re: Mail: GUI and Queries (was: [haiku-development] Re: Working on Haiku's Mail app)

  • From: "Axel Dörfler" <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-cdt@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 04 Dec 2009 13:22:46 +0100

Humdinger <humdingerb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> Please think it over. It's even simpler. It's a regular menu.
> >> With the context menu on the header data it's even quicker.
> > That's what I meant - it looks like a GUI element for a power user, 
> > and
> > it's probably intimidating/overwhelming to others.
> Well. Then I'm at a loss. Nothing get's more pedestrian that a menu
> called "Queries" with an item "Same Subject". Come to think of it,
> calling it "Related Mails" instead may be even more obvious, though,
> because of optional user queries, not 100% correct any more.

Maybe it's a good idea to have a prototype to play with before making 
any conclusions, though. FWIW I liked the previous version better, but 
that could be just me, and I haven't actually used either solution.


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