[kde-community] Renaming KScreenGenie

Boudhayan Gupta bgupta at kde.org
Mon Aug 24 18:31:44 UTC 2015


On 24 August 2015 at 20:17, Carl Symons <carlsymons at gmail.com> wrote:
> How about "Screenshot"?
>
> Snapshot has an established meaning...
> "In computer systems, a snapshot is the state of a system at a particular
> point in time."
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snapshot_(computer_storage)

Again, Screenshot came up in the discussions last night, but it's too
generic, like "Music".

Apparently Safelight is an app on the Mac, as is Iris and Snap (by
Groupon, no less). There's no app called Selfie, but I don't think too
many people like the word "Selfie", and Googling Selfie will bring up
actual selfies, not the KDE app. But then again, Selfie makes so much
sense - a screenshot is literally a screen selfie.



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