[Ubuntu-l10n-eng] Wastebasket/Deleted Items
neuro at well.com
Tue Aug 29 06:42:18 BST 2006
Sridhar Dhanapalan wrote:
> The GNOME and KDE teams have agreed on some conventions regarding the "Trash"
> " Trash should be translated to Wastebin when referring to the desktop/file
> manager. Other situations can use either 'Wastebin' or 'Deleted Items' as
> seems most appropriate (KMail uses Deleted Items). Beware of Trash being used
> as a verb which should be translated as 'Move to Wastebin'. "
> Their respective home pages are at:
You've quoted the KDE version; the GNOME page states "Wastebasket", not
"Wastebin". Can we influence these upstreams in any way about our Deleted
Items thinking? I can certainly ping Jonathan Riddell and see what he thinks.
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