[ltp] Contacting IBM with design feedback
Thu, 22 May 2003 07:12:55 -0400
D. Sen wrote:
> Yes, a wish list for the perfect thinkpad seems like an useful and fun
> excersise :-)
If only to prove everyone will disagree on most of it. :-)
> Can I start with 100% Linux Support for all features? :)
But not disagree on this. :-) BTW, some of IBM's new desktops
are offered with Linux:
> Richard Neill wrote:
>> Does anyone know how to give IBM design feedback on thinkpads? Where
>> should suggestions be emailed?
"Please send us your non-technical questions, concerns or feedback."
>> For instance:
>> *The A-series is missing the fold-out feet. These were really useful
>> on the 770, and it would be good to have them back. At the moment, I
>> have to use a stand to raise the keyboard angle.
"ThinkPad G Series notebooks feature the ergonomic ComfortSlant
keyboard with a unique inclined design and full-size keys for
comfort during extended typing."
>> But the new design makes this
>> impossible, since buttons 1,3 are no longer adjacent, and cannot be
>> clicked simulataneously by one finger.
You may be able to do this with two thumbs.
100% my own opinions.