Menu restructuring

Kevin M Stange kevin at
Wed May 23 22:23:37 EDT 2007

Sean Egan wrote:
> Hi!
> What do you think of this proposal:
> Help > Online Help is killed.
> Help > Debug Window is moved to Tools > Debug Window
> Help > About is moved to Buddies > About Pidgin
> OR
> Buddies is renamed to Pidgin and Help > About is moved to Pidgin > About Pidgin
> (Buddies isn't an entirely accurate name)

I don't really like "Pidgin" as a menu because it doesn't really
describe the menu that well, though it may be better than buddies.
Overall, I am in favor of killing the Help menu, since there's really
not much helpful in there for the confused user.

> The allow_shrink property of the buddy list window is unset, making
> the minimum window size equal to the width of the menu with only
> Buddies (or Pidgin), Accounts, and Tools.

Sounds good to me.


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