[OS X TeX] TeXShop Feature Request
schremmer.alain at gmail.com
Sat Mar 7 18:20:13 EST 2009
On Mar 7, 2009, at 5:56 PM, Adam R. Maxwell wrote:
> On Mar 7, 2009, at 2:16 PM, Alain Schremmer wrote:
>> How about letting each use decide by setting a switch in the
> One comment from my perspective as a developer: adding preferences
> to satisfy every whim of every user is foolish. In the end, it's
> confusing for users (too many options) and a huge maintenance
> headache for the developer, since a minor change may affect a dozen
> weird little features that he never uses.
Now I don't wish on Koch even the smallest headache as I fervently
count on him to outlive me.
> In my opinion, it's better to do one thing well and consistently
> than be able to tweak the software to the nth degree. Have you
> ever looked at Word's options?
The last time I looked at Word at all was years ago and I got sick.
> Or tried to configure an Adobe product?
I don't even have the reader.
> Or used Emacs,
Scared the hell out of me from even before I downloaded it to take a
> which is reportedly a great operating system that's only missing a
> decent text editor?
I love that though.
> :) Trying to satisfy everyone will ruin the user experience.
I guess that's that then.
Not really disappointed regards (Got those two old big screens.)
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