[Sugar-devel] [DESIGN] Re: PR comments on 'Save as

Martin Dengler martin at martindengler.com
Mon Jul 11 18:43:35 EDT 2016

On Mon, Jul 11, 2016 at 07:19:26PM +0200, Tony Anderson wrote:
>Hi, Dave
>On 07/11/2016 06:49 PM, Dave Crossland wrote:
>>On 11 July 2016 at 11:55, Tony Anderson <tony_anderson at usa.net 
>><mailto:tony_anderson at usa.net>> wrote:
>>    Name this project. Entry is computerize, refers to the widget.
>>I was thinking of 'entry' like 'journal entry' - what are items in 
>>the journal called?
>>However, since the dialog already says "Please provide a name for 
>>your project" then I think "Project Name" is better than "Untitled" 
>>and my previous suggestion
>Officially, I think they are called Journal objects. I tend to call 
>them items. How about Utkarsh' strategy - to leave it blank. Saves 
>translation and surely means that something should be entered. I don't 
>know if we have the greyed entry option, if so a greyed (low opacity) 
>Project Name would be completely appropriate.

"<NAME>'s <ACTIVITY> Activity" was suggested by the designer of Sugar's UI and
one of its main programmers:


There is also a simple way activities could override this for a more
appropriate default than "Activity", like "Martin's Maze" (for Maze) or
"Martin's Write document" (for Write).  See ticket #3900 for the (old?) Browse


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