will at willsheward.co.uk
Tue Feb 16 04:38:27 CST 2010
Dave Cridland wrote:
> On Tue Feb 16 10:03:38 2010, Will Sheward wrote:
>> The way I've done it on the new site is to list clients simply, with
>> all of their supported platforms, and make the table both sortable
>> and searchable. Having 1 column per operating system is a recipe for
>> a VERY wide table eventually.
>> I stuck a sample up at http://willsheward.net/?page_id=8
> That's very pretty - sorry, Visually Compelling - but I think that
> there's a couple of problems.
> First off, people do, I think, look for cross-platform clients, in the
> cases where they have multiple platforms in their organizations and
> wish to support a single client if possible. These people will have to
> visually inspect the list.
Err, have you tried typing the list of platforms you want into the
> Secondly, sorting the list doesn't actually put all the Windows
> capable clients together, and there's no way of getting a neat list of
> Mac OS X clients.
Errr, have you tried typing 'MacOS' into the search box?
> I suspect what you actually want is to have some checkboxes at the top
> to allow the suer to list, say, only clients which can run on Mac OS X
> and Windows.
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