Fitt's Law

Stefan Stuhr xfce4devlist at
Mon Apr 18 00:41:03 CEST 2005

søn, 17 04 2005 kl. 17:50 -0400, skrev Erik Harrison:
> On 4/17/05, Joe Crawford <joetainment at> wrote:
> > Another suggestion for XFCE usibility.
> > 
> > I've noticed that the main menu on the panel isn't by default at the
> > extreme corner of the screen.
> > 
> > The main menu should be at the absolute corner of the screen. That
> > makes it extremely easy to hit. This is in accordance with Fitt's Law.
> > 
> Yeah, this has always irritated me, but at the moment, the barrier is
> the move handles,

And the panel border. The same thing goes for the other panel plugins
and the taskbar buttons. There should be no space between the panel
plugins and the taskbar buttons and the edge of the screen.

> -Erik


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