RFC: System Settings categorisation overhaul

John Layt johnlayt at googlemail.com
Sat Oct 3 14:12:39 BST 2009

On Saturday 03 October 2009 11:52:23 Marco Martin wrote:
> -international what? better "locale settings" perhaps?

Agreed.  Internationalisation is the developer view of these settings, from a 
user point of view it's making things local.  Calling it 'International' 
implies to the user settings to do with other people/countries, not 

Then again, OSX does call it it 'International'.  Windows calls it 'Region and 

Localisation is too long and the current Region is perhaps not clear enough, 
so Locale is the best I can think of.

I don't think 'Plasma Containments' is a good name, too much techie buzz word, 
is there a generic sounding user description?

Bikeshedding is fun :-)

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