A Note-Slinging Dynamic Duo
Jul 07, 2010, 16:04 (0 Talkback[s])
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"The drawback with using most note-taking applications on any
platform is that they are limited in the type of data you can put
into them. For instance, simple text editors ignore Internet and
content links. Plus, you cannot import graphics. Even
word-processing programs, which overcome the links and graphics
deficiencies, lack the tree structure that makes storing and
viewing notes quick and useful.
"For typical daily office and personal note-taking tasks, using
a database application is like using a fumigating spray to kill a
fly when a fly-swatter would do a better and safer job. Basket Note
Pads and QToDo Manager offer convenience and reliability as note
"Both of these apps were developed for the KDE Linux desktop.
But they are much different in look and feel. They run fine on
Linux distros that use the GNOME desktop."