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Old 06-06-2008, 09:05 AM
David Brown
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Default Re: ANNOUNCE:-- TimingAnalyzer Free Version -- Draw timing diagrams

rickman wrote:
> On Jun 5, 9:14 am, Brian Drummond <[email protected]>
> wrote:
>> On Wed, 4 Jun 2008 12:44:03 -0700 (PDT), rickman <[email protected]>
>> wrote:

<snip>
>>> I spent about 5 minutes working with this program before I gave up.
>>> My reason is not the problem posted below, but because of the user
>>> interface decisions made. I don't know why every new program has to
>>> reinvent something about the user interface. There is a standard call
>>> Common User Interface (CUI) that is even documented by Microsoft,
>>> IIRC.

>> Do you work in the NHS, or for one of their equipment suppliers?
>> All the CUI references (includinghttp://www.mscui.net/seem to be
>> associated with the health care sector.

>
> I have no idea what you are talking about... I am an electronic
> design engineer and have never worked in the health care sector. What
> exactly is NHS? Is that a government agency or a company? BTW, I
> typoed above "call" should have been "called". CUI is a windows
> standard as far as I know. I guess maybe it is more general, but I
> have only heard the term used in the context of Windows.
>


I'm guessing (from your time zone) that you're in the USA.

The "NHS" is the British "National Health Service". To people from the
UK, "medical", "health care", and "NHS" are synonymous - the private
health care is a very small minority there (mostly for people who want
to pay for comfier beds and better food, or vanity surgery).
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