[haiku-commits] Re: r40922 - in haiku/trunk: headers/private/locale src/apps/deskbar src/kits/locale src/kits/tracker

  • From: "Axel Dörfler" <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-commits@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 13 Mar 2011 17:58:00 +0100

"Jonas Sundström" <jonas@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > I guess the point is that the majority of users will never look and
> > hopefully not have to look at their file system from the Terminal.
> > (And BTW, Jonas made this whole thing optional...)
> Yes.. In part because of the current WIP state, but also because some
> people may want to have localized apps but see the filesystem the way
> it "is". I think, however, that this is a kind of setting that would
> normally be hidden away somewhere in e.g. Windows or Mac OS X and not
> as prominently displayed as now, in the Locale preferences.

To make things a bit more complicated, I think that the window title
should often match the Deskbar entry. If the application is called
"ActivityMonitor" there (because the user wanted it that way), the
window should display the same name, even though the translation would
be something else.


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