[Sugar-devel] two kinds of delay (was: RFC: Kill the delayed menus for good)

2009-10-20 Thread Albert Cahalan
Michael Stone writes: Good suggestion for discoverability, inadequate suggestion for fast access to the actually rather important information hidden on the secondary palettes (e.g. disk space availability, battery status, etc.) That trumps all. There are two kinds of delay. Type 1 is stuff

Re: [Sugar-devel] two kinds of delay (was: RFC: Kill the delayed menus for good)

2009-10-20 Thread Rubén Rodríguez Pérez
There are two kinds of delay. Type 1 is stuff like drop-down menus that remain even if the mouse briefly goes out of bounds. This kind of delay normally doesn't waste a nanosecond of the user's time. Type 2 is stuff like start-up animations, sliding menus, and these delayed menus. Type 2 is