Thoughts about decoration information in the xdg_shell

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at
Mon Nov 18 11:11:32 PST 2013

On segunda-feira, 18 de novembro de 2013 10:28:12, Bill Spitzak wrote:
> Can you explain why "consistency" is so important for the window frame, 
> but is not a problem for the buttons and scrollbars and text fields and 
> everything else inside the frame?

I personally think that it is a problem. IMO, toolkits should provide a way 
for an application to deeply integrate with the environment that they're 
running in and have as best as possible look and feel and behaviour.

Maybe that's a race we can't win. But I do think we should try.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT)
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center
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