[patch] usability of media:/ labels

Kévin Ottens ervin at ipsquad.net
Mon Jan 31 17:00:43 GMT 2005

Le Samedi 29 Janvier 2005 19:59, Martin Koller a écrit :
> Addressing http://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=97612
> I'd like to propose that the label shown for a media:/ device starts with
> the unique name of the device instead of the more unimportant information
> what type of device it is.

It depends which kind of user you are... :-)

> E.g. it shall show
>  "sda1 - Removable Device" instead of
>  "Removable Device (sda1)"

Most users won't have a clue of what sda1 mean... but they'll understand 
Removable Device.

> OK to commit ?

It's a no-no for me, since it doesn't address a real need. Maybe what needs to 
be fixed is the way the name is shortened in konqi... Not the default naming 

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