[haiku-commits] Re: r40959 - haiku/trunk/src/kits/shared

  • From: "Jonas Sundström" <jonas@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "haiku-commits@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <haiku-commits@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2011 23:11:13 +0100

Stephan Aßmus <superstippi@xxxxxx> wrote:
> Am 15.03.2011 18:49, schrieb Axel Dörfler:
> > Ingo Weinhold<ingo_weinhold@xxxxxx>  wrote:
> >> On 2011-03-15 at 12:07:34 [+0100], jonas@xxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> >>> Log:
> >>> Remove ellipsis. The about-window is not a dialog requiring
> >>> additional
> >>> information from the user.
> >> I always thought the ellipsis just indicates that the menu item will
> >> open a
> >> window. Besides. the About window actually requires user input,
> >> otherwise
> >> it wouldn't close again. :-)
> >
> > Hey, that's exactly what I thought, too :-)
>
> Hasn't this been discussed before, I have this faint memory? I thought
> the conclusion was so that the change is correct. I used to believe the
> Ellipsis indicates a window will open, too, but I find the refined
> meaning more logical.

I could be wrong, but I know we discussed it, and I think we decided
to remove ellipsis for things that merely open a window. Like About
and Help menu items.

/Jonas.




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