On Wed, Jan 6, 2010 at 5:04 PM, Adam Jackson <ajax(a)redhat.com> wrote:
On Wed, 2010-01-06 at 11:11 -0500, Fulko Hew wrote:
> I had a rant on the list about an equivalent issue a few months ago.
> As far as I'm concerned either developers should never assume fixed
> window sizes, or
> something/somewhere should auto-enable scroll bars if the requested
> window can't fit on
> the provided screen size. I think this would be easier to implement
> than auto-enabled vitrtual screen sizes.
So that 64x64 screen on your cell phone should be a reasonable target
No, but then there's a lot of smart phones/mids/media players moving
to the 800x480 res screens with 1Ghz+ processors now and while I see
other alternatives rather than doing a traditional install on these
sort of devices (liveinst from a livecd? dd of an image directly?
something else I've missed entirely) I wouldn't rule out a massive
amount of devices running at that res. I have a O2 Joggler which is a
800x480 touch screen atom based device with a EFI BIOS so can easily
run Fedora. While that res has (thankfully) disappeared from netbooks
its certainly not about to disappear any time soon.