Bug 125848 - Eog menu entry should be changed
Summary: Eog menu entry should be changed
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: eog
Version: rawhide
Hardware: athlon
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Christopher Aillon
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-06-12 10:51 UTC by Ivan Gyurdiev
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
0 users

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2004-07-07 06:28:28 UTC

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Description Ivan Gyurdiev 2004-06-12 10:51:15 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.6)
Gecko/20040518 Firefox/0.8

Description of problem:
The eog menu entry is not GNOME HIG complaint. Please change it to
contain the program name, such as:
Eog Image Viewer

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:
Didn't try

Steps to Reproduce:

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ivan Gyurdiev 2004-06-13 20:05:52 UTC

Gnome Icons, Gnome/KDE Menus need improvement

on fedora-devel

Comment 2 Seth Nickell 2004-06-16 16:24:12 UTC
Purely descriptive names are HIG compliant.

Comment 3 Ivan Gyurdiev 2004-06-16 17:36:04 UTC
No they are not. Look at my rhythmbox post.

To add to that post...another reason why it makes sense to me 
to include the app name is that it creates an association between
program names and function for the user. 

Comment 4 Bryan W Clark 2004-07-07 06:28:28 UTC
There's no reason to try to create an association between program
names and functions for the user.  Users want functionality, companies
and people with pride want branding (some exceptions yes).

I've added comments to bug 125906 regarding Rhythmbox.

comment 2 is correct

Since the menu code in upstream does not display the menu names as the
HIG describes Fedora will be using the GenericName for the Name entry
until the menu code behaves as described.  Closing this.

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