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Month: February 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] Poll

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Mon, 13 Feb 2012 13:08:21 -0600
> On Mon, 13 Feb 2012 12:52:07 -0600
> "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...> wrote:
>> > On Mon, 13 Feb 2012 12:43:07 -0600
>> > "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...> wrote:
>> >
>> >> OK, I guess it serves me right for picking a directory off the top
>> >> of my head.  How about something without a trivial solution, such
>> >> as /usr/bin?
>> > Right-click -> Add Entry, in Places panel. You can add whichever
>> > location you want, and by right-clicking the new location you can
>> > change the label to something more suggestive than "bin" :)
>> And when I have to access more than a handful of different (*gasp*
>> NEW!) directories in rapid succession?  Let me guess, there's some
>> king of plasmoid that makes this easier, though I'd have to go to the
>> desktop (minimize all windows or similar) to even see it. </sarcasm>
> You could still type the directory name by typing Ctrl-L
> Ctrl-U /wherever/you/want Enter. No click needed.

Hardly intutive, and definitely not discoverable.

> So do I. Actually I find a 80-column terminal easier than any graphical
> file manager without exception.

OK, I beg to differ.  Konqueror is better in my opinion in almost every
respect (loading/deleting can be a bit slow, but well worth it in most
cases).  However, I would agree that the terminal is easier to use than
every other graphical file manager I have tried.