[PATCH]fdo#52636:VIEWING: unintuitive Heading for 'Enable experimental Features

Joel Madero jmadero.dev at gmail.com
Wed Aug 8 17:10:30 PDT 2012

3rd try is a charm? Thanks for that fix regarding the size of the space 
between the options - that was creating a snag for me and I couldn't 
figure it out. Again, feel free to comment.


On 08/06/2012 11:28 AM, Ivan Timofeev wrote:
> Hi Joel,
> On 02.08.2012 21:57, Joel Madero wrote:
>> Here is an updated patch.
> not that it is essential, but it is good if the commit message is 
> wrapped so that it does not exceed a reasonable width (say 70-80 
> characters). (Yes, my e-mail client seems unable to do that, ugh.)
>>  Please enter the commit message for your changes. Lines starting
>>  with '#' will be ignored, and an empty message aborts the commit.
> Something wrong with your editor? These lines should start with '#' 
> and be ignored, why they are in the commit message again?
>> Text [ en-US ] = "Optional features" ;
> uhm, IMHO "optional" means "not necessary in most cases, but sometimes 
> might be helpful". So a user would think "Ok, let's enable all these, 
> won't hurt anyway." But this features aren't stable and somewhat 
> dangerous to enable, and
>> -        Text [ en-US ] = "Enable experimental (unstable) features";
>> +        Text [ en-US ] = "Enable experimental features";
> makes it sound even more safe. Maybe "Unstable features" as a header 
> then?
> Another nit-picking:
> you placed two labels in one row, not good IMHO: consider long 
> translations. But then the last row could go out of the visible area, 
> it would be great to check that - play with "#define ROW.." constants in
> optgdlg.hrc, remove my ugly +6 in ROW14 etc... :)
> Thanks!
> Ivan

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