[openbeos] Re: on SoftwareValet for OBOS

  • From: "Marcus Overhagen" <dos4gw@xxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 29 Nov 2001 14:32:46 +0100

"Helmar Rudolph" <helmar@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>One thing I have always wondered about is if an icon/link is
>placed on the desktop, why the context-menu has no option
>called "uninstall". Would be the most intuitive way. Even
Yes, this would be nice to have. And very intuitive.

>better, if you "delete" a link associated with a binary, it
>invokes the uninstaller rather than just deleting the file.
No, this would not be that good, since it not usual that deleting
a link has any effect on the original. A special case for links to
apps would break consistency of the interface.


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