[Users] Bug candidate - Trash button has an incorrect name (at least in Spanish translation)

Ralf Hutter rhutter at posteo.de
Sun Jan 10 17:00:18 CET 2016


Hi,
same thing in German.
It would make sense to call that button "Move to Trash" in order to
indicate an action that is applied to the current message. That would
avoid misunderstandings.
In German that would be: In den Papierkorb verschieben, or shorter: In
den Papierkorb.
Ralf

On Sat, 9 Jan 2016 13:05:11 +0100 KA <soldes at gmx.fr> wrote:

> > The Trash folder is were messages go when using the Trash button,
> > both having the same icon makes sense (to me at least). If the name
> > is changed to Delete, then what name should the Delete button get.
> > There is a Delete button, the icon looks like a shredder. Look in
> > Configuration, Preferences under Toolbars.
> 
> Hi,
> The Trash folder is a location, a directory : it could be called
> "Recycle bin". The Delete button is an action : it should be called
> "Delete" or "Trash". Hopefully since Claws-Mail is extremely
> configurable and I modify the names accordingly on mine right after
> my first mistake : I clicked on "Delete" button to see the content of
> the recycle bin, it deleted the first message.
> 
> Fyi, I use Spanish configuration both were called "Papelera" (name
> that means "bin"), now the top button is called "Borrar" (verb that
> means "delete"). Rgds KA
> 
> 
> 
> ----------Original Message----------
> El Sat, 9 Jan 2016 12:43:34 +0800
> Chris Schrauben <chrisretusn at bluehome.net> escribi├│:
> 
> > On Fri, 8 Jan 2016 15:34:26 +0100
> > KA <soldes at gmx.fr> wrote:
> > 
> > > Hi All
> > > 
> > > >Problem  
> > > The Trash button on the main screen (top left) is incorrectly
> > > named (at least in Spanish). It should be "Borrar" (Delete) and
> > > not "Papelera" (Trash)
> > > 
> > > >Why  
> > > Because it has the very same label as the icon  in the Folder pane
> > > (on the left)
> > > 
> > > >Impact  
> > > When you want to access the Trash folder you can by mistake press
> > > the wrong button an delete the current message
> > > 
> > > >Workaround  
> > > Replace the current incorrect lablel with the good one by default
> > > in the future versions (and/or change the default icone set with
> > > a red cross for example)
> > > 
> > > >Fix  
> > > I propose to change the label by default e.g :
> > > French : Corbeille to Effacer ==> needs to be double checked
> > > since my MUA is in Spanish English : Trash to Delete ==> needs to
> > > be double checked since my MUA is in Spanish Spanish : Papelera
> > > to Borrar
> > > 
> > > >Attached  
> > > A screenshot of what I believe that would be correct
> > > 
> > > 
> > The Trash folder is were messages go when using the Trash button,
> > both having the same icon makes sense (to me at least). If the name
> > is changed to Delete, then what name should the Delete button get.
> > There is a Delete button, the icon looks like a shredder. Look in
> > Configuration, Preferences under Toolbars.
> > 
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