Comment 93 for bug 332945

On Mon, 2009-03-30 at 20:50 +0000, Vincenzo Ciancia wrote:
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> Now that gives me one more argument to adopt the "instant messaging"
> interaction pattern: users deal with IM every day. When they don't want
> to be disturbed they set their status to "busy". We have support for
> this in the FUSA applet which is on the default desktop. A polite
> interlocutor will not disturb you while you are busy, unless it's really
> urgent.

Disagree. I don't fiddle with my IM status. If I'm busy, I just ignore
you because you don't get to pop up a window in front of my work. I
deal with you when I have a chance. I expect to treat my System in the
same way.

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