[TxMt] Re: Split screen - new users, old requests.. a FAQikki!
ericob at possibilityengine.com
Thu Jul 26 05:45:18 UTC 2007
A "FAQikki?" (I almost thought that you had invented a new term, but
since "wiki" has only a single "k," it would be "FAQiki" then, right?)
A Fabulous idea, regardless of the name!
Indeed, new folks often make "old" requests... simply because there
isn't an easy way [or is there?] to determine if the subject has
already come up.
On Jul 25, 2007, at 12:16 AM, Richard Dyce wrote:
> For the purposes of noise filtration, might it be useful to add a
> link to "already requested features" at the bottom of these list
> emails? Or to an FAQ? Or better yet an FAQikki?
> On 25 Jul 2007, at 00:42, Jacob Rus wrote:
>> Andre Behrens wrote:
>>> I would just like to note that I have been using textmate for a
>>> long, long time, and I am not at all tired of people continually
>>> asking for split screens. It should be there. It's bad that it's
>>> missing. I think every single day I encounter a situation where I
>>> I could have this feature.
>>> I think we should not blame users for wanting features. I wonder if
>>> the harsh reaction this request always gets might not have something
>>> to do with embarrassment.
>>> So let me register *my* continued, enduring wish for this feature
>>> every other text editor I've used has.
>> Erm... Allan has stated publicly that such a feature will be in TM
>> 2.0+, but not make it into 1.5.x. As such, repeated such requests
>> just decrease the signal/noise ratio of this list (as do responses
>> such as this one; apologies), while doing nothing to speed the
>> addition of such a feature.
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