Date: prev next · Thread: first prev next last
2010 Archives by date, by thread · List index

Þann fös 15.okt 2010 08:29, skrifaði Jean Hollis Weber:
On Fri, 2010-10-15, David Nelson wrote:

IMHO, LibO needs something that is quite new and a bold departure...

Please keep in mind that a lot of people do not want the user interface
to change too much. One reason they love OOo is that its UI is like the
older versions of MSO (2003 and before). I get mail all the time from
people saying "please tell me they're not going to change OOo too much!"

Well, maybe if OOo doesn't change, and LibO does, that's okay. Something
for everyone: the oldsters and the youngsters.<grin>

Why not have such things user configurable (skins?/themes?). then one could choose "Classic OOo interface", "Interactive Ribbon* interface", "Widescreen Sidebars interface", "Minimalistic Netbook interface" etc.

If done correctly it should not bloat the software too much.

*Ribbon is maybe trademarked ?


Sveinn í Felli

To unsubscribe, e-mail to
All messages you send to this list will be publicly archived and cannot be deleted.
List archives are available at


Privacy Policy | Impressum (Legal Info) | Copyright information: Unless otherwise specified, all text and images on this website are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License. This does not include the source code of LibreOffice, which is licensed under the Mozilla Public License (MPLv2). "LibreOffice" and "The Document Foundation" are registered trademarks of their corresponding registered owners or are in actual use as trademarks in one or more countries. Their respective logos and icons are also subject to international copyright laws. Use thereof is explained in our trademark policy.