<CT> Re: Progress on 3.11

  • From: "C. A. Case" <case@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: calmira_tips@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 17 Mar 2001 18:45:45 -0700

  I like the new task manager and the browser configs as well as the
buttons at the top.  They really give the appearance of a 95 or better
enviroment.  Is there currently an overlay that can incorporate these
buttons right now?

My only other question is: Is this new release going to be free like the
other releases?

At 19:15 03/17/2001 +0100, you wrote:
>Ever wondered what Calmira would be like when it was released 5 years
>ago in it's current state...?
>Right now, I have 2 tasks to complete:
>1. Getting Calmira 3.11 done
>   Expected release: somewhere in april...
>   Next to bugfixes, the following will be included:
>   + New Task Manager
>     http://members.home.nl/edokter/taskman.gif
> + Improved browser configuration, now detects default browser.
>     http://members.home.nl/edokter/sysprop.gif
> + Improved transparency for selected items on the start menu.
> + Improved Progman DDE support; icons added by setup programs
>     are directly placed in the Start Menu properties dialog.
>   Hopefully in 3.11 (but don't hold your breath):
>   - Export Start Menu groups BACK to Program Manager
>   I felt that a new user should not be bothered by having to set up
>   Calmira to use a browser, so now it looks for the default, and uses
>   that setting. As you can see in the screenshot, it can be overridden
>   (in case .htm is associated to a html editor for instance).
>2. Revamping the homepage
>   Hope to finish within a week! There will be a developer section
>   with the latest information on Calmira development, and showcasing
>   the Calmira VCL.
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