Bug 84150 - Please use two different strings for different meanings of "About"
Please use two different strings for different meanings of "About"
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: redhat-config-printer (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Tim Waugh
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2003-02-12 15:45 EST by Miloslav Trmac
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:51 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-04-07 06:27:03 EDT
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Description Miloslav Trmac 2003-02-12 15:45:20 EST
Hello,
printconf-gui currently (8.0.93 + RHN) uses the string "About" in two
completely different places:
* Help/About
* As a heading for a frame around other input controls in a printer properties
  dialog
These two meanings are quite different (Czech translation of Help/About
usually is "About the program" literally) and it is difficult to create
a good translation fitting both.

A simple fix would be changing Help/About to Help/_About
(adding an accelerator key). Then the two different meanings would
get different strings.

Thanks.
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2003-02-14 11:05:41 EST
Good idea.
Comment 2 Tim Waugh 2003-04-07 06:27:03 EDT
Help/About is now Help/Contents.

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