Xfce4 power manager 0.6.0 RC1 released

Jannis Pohlmann jannis at xfce.org
Fri Nov 7 11:34:21 CET 2008


Am Fri, 07 Nov 2008 11:26:51 +0100
schrieb Ali Abdallah <aliov at xfce.org>:

> > 3. I'm seeing radio buttons labelled with cpu governour names. I
> > wonder if it is all that helpful, as opposed to describing strings.
> > I would think it would make it more understandable to less
> > knowledgable users and still be obvious enough for those who do
> > know. ^^ Granted, others might see that different.
> >
> >   
> yes, but powersave,performance and ondemand are clear i guess, only 
> conservative and userspace aren't understandable, but i don't know
> what to put here.

You can't expect the user to know anything about how CPU governours
work, neither what the terms powersafe, performance and ondemand mean.
So if you want the UI to be useful for everyone you'll have to describe
these terms in some way.

  - Jannis
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