[Ubuntu-l10n-eng] Voting has closed. We have a winner! [WAS: Wastebasket/Deleted Items]

Malcolm malcolm.parsons at gmail.com
Sat Sep 2 11:25:03 BST 2006

On 9/2/06, GrAnT GaLbRaiTh <manicka at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> On 02/09/06, Malcolm <malcolm.parsons at gmail.com> wrote:
> > "Show 'Delete' context me&nu entries which bypass the trashcan"
> >
> > If "Deleted" items bypass the "Deleted Items Folder", then the name
> > doesn't make much sense.
> what about...
> "Show 'Permanently Delete' context me&nu entries which bypass the
> Deleted Items Folder"

That could work, as could "Shred", "Destroy", "Wipe", etc.

But then which verb do we use for a tool which prevents undeletion or
other forensic analysis, like shred(1) tries to?

Simple deletion isn't as permanent as you might think.

Malcolm Parsons

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