[Geany-devel] various prefs warning
mbrush at xxxxx
Fri Sep 16 03:40:57 UTC 2011
On 09/15/2011 07:48 AM, Nick Treleaven wrote:
> I agree, I like Dimitar's feature. I don't want to make it hard to use, just more obvious that the user should be careful.
One solution would be to just rename "Various" to "Advanced" which
implies that these are not your regular "basic" settings. This along
with a little blurb in a label inside the actual tab page should be
Either way, I still don't think the wording "Various Preferences" should
be used. It's not that it's a big deal or that the wording is incorrect
per se, but "Various Preferences" just doesn't sound idiomatic to me
(native Canadian/US English speaker).
Lex pointed me to the discussion on the ML related to this, so I made
a quick poll with the alternative words mentioned there as well as a
few of my own.
 http://www.doodle.com/dvrvc7cxzcc7vvcv (note the little squiggly
collapsed options if you have a small browser window)
P.S. Is there any way to make the "Various" tab in the preferences
dialog stick to the bottom position in the notebook so that when tabs
are added later, "Various" is still at the end?
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