On Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 7:08 AM, Ingo Weinhold <ingo_weinhold@xxxxxx> wrote: > On 11/15/2012 07:12 AM, John Scipione wrote: >> I was chastised for adding a Time preferences link in Deskbar >> preferences before, so this kind of "linking" solution is discouraged. > > I don't recall this occasion nor the reasoning brought up. IMO the linking > should be avoided, if there's a better alternative. So far I haven't seen a > better alternative, though. Link to the discussion in question: http://www.freelists.org/post/haiku-commits/haiku-hrev44028-srcappsdeskbar The specific comment I was referring to (from PulkoMandy) was this: > Not sure that's a good thing. Next step will be adding a button to reach > Locale prefs from Time, a button to reach Time from Locale to set the > timezone, and in the end everything will get linked together. I don't like it > at all. > If you want to set the time, the time preflet is easy enough to discover. > Right clicking the clock also gets you there. Would you really look in deskbar > preferences to set the time ? I don't think so. It seems like there can be no consensus and no compromise here. There is no solution that will make everyone happy. So... I don't know what to do.