clfarron4 wrote:As many of us has said both here and on the equivalent thread on the Github, we just want stuff to work on our hardware, which is nice and intuitive. Not many of us have the powerful rigs that can do all the bells and whistles that KDE has, and from what I've seen half the errors from KDE come from all the extra bells and whistles.
If you really want it, why not learn to write an extension for Cinnamon? As I said over on the Github, someone has already done an extension for Wobbly Windows, so the others bits can probably be done as extensions.
js3915 wrote:I like the idea of the integrated disk usage / utility.
Other ideas arent bad either any idea should have some setting to turn on or off then people that want more minimal can turn/keep off those that want bit more eye candy can turn on.
That's what I was trying to tell them but they don't want to understand me
Brahim wrote:That's what I was trying to tell them but they don't want to understand me
Brahim wrote:I was talking about you guys in specific but I was rather talking in general I have read and learnt a lot from your posts but you have to uderstand as well that Cinnamon is not made for developers only All this "bloat" that I'm suggesting is very useful for the silent majority who don't even have an account on this forum + this "bloat" can be an extension that can be installed/ uninstalled and enabled/disabled to fit everyone's needs and mood. When you speak about resource eating desktop you forgot that new computers have 8 GB of RAM and more and that you would come any close to use them all no matter what Our friend here has understood the trick he just went and disabled the sound effects; Me and my friends have enebled them all to get that " gingle bells" effect. We want to have a circus runnig on our screens and I guess we have every right to that
Me and my friends have enebled them all to get that " gingle bells" effect. We want to have a circus runnig on our screens and I guess we have every right to that
by samriggs on Thu Nov 28, 2013 3:07 pm
it would be too confusing for them and to much bloat for me, on one system I even had to put all the main links as shortcuts on a desktop so that person didn't have to go anywhere but their desktop (my mother in her 70's), it just made it a lot easier for her.
My wife only needs to see a folder name and knows quite a bit but doesn't want to be bothered with more, my sister only needs a basic system anything more she destroys it by fooling around with the settings to much and I wind up doing another reinstall or fixing the mess she created (yup can't keep her hand out of the cookie jar), middle of the road just seems to work.
you learnt how to make your themes in short time, it wouldn't take much longer for these things.
dee. wrote:Eww, no buttugly solid-colour lego block themes on Mint, please. It already looks horrible enough on win8, we don't need to jump on that bandwagon...
Brahim wrote:dee. wrote:Eww, no buttugly solid-colour lego block themes on Mint, please. It already looks horrible enough on win8, we don't need to jump on that bandwagon...
10- More Cinnamon effects like desktop cube and transparent window
Implemented here http://cinnamon-spices.linuxmint.com/extensions/view/25
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