I too prefer the file/buffer list on the side, especially considering
how many files I often have open.  Textpad does this well.

On Fri, 13 Aug 2004 08:28:45 +0900, Lothar Scholz
<mailinglists / scriptolutions.com> wrote:
> 
> Modern displays have many columns (my framebuffer has 132) so people
> very often prefer the file/buffer list on the side.