[jdev] Do Not Disturb, Directed Presence, etc

Jonathan Dickinson jonathanD at k2.com
Tue Jul 1 09:06:28 CDT 2008

> -----Original Message-----
> From: jdev-bounces at jabber.org [mailto:jdev-bounces at jabber.org] On
> Behalf Of Kevin Smith
> Sent: 01 July 2008 04:01 PM
> To: Jabber/XMPP software development list
> Subject: Re: [jdev] Do Not Disturb, Directed Presence, etc
> On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 2:50 PM, Jonathan Dickinson <jonathanD at k2.com>
> wrote:
> >   b. Possibly an annoying confirmation dialog on the first message
> sent. "Are you sure you want to disturb this person?" Or even requiring
> that the user press an annoying key sequence like CTRL+Enter to send
> every message.
> Absolutely: clients should go out of their way to annoy their users
> whenever possible!

It is important to note that you are potentially annoying another user here. If someone has to be annoyed it shouldn't be the person who "doesn't want to be disturbed."

> /K
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