Actions extensions in File Manager

Liam R E Quin liam at
Sat Jan 9 09:45:05 PST 2010

On Sat, 2010-01-09 at 16:45 +0100, Pierre Wieser wrote:


> Last I must admit that I'm a bit relunctant to have a default
> directory which depends of the place where user happens to click.

There are all sorts of things in a graphical user interface that
depend on where you click.  If you put on a blindfold and move
your pointing device around and double-click buttons for a while,
you'll soon discover this :-)

So, "the place where the user happens to click" is not random.
It's either (1) a mistake, or (2) deliberate, and in either case
what's wanted is predictable behaviour.

It seems to me perfectly sensible to pass on the user's choice to



Liam Quin - XML Activity Lead, W3C,
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