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Bug 6152 - Files instead of Images - not about namespace
Files instead of Images - not about namespace
Status: RESOLVED INVALID
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Interface (Other open bugs)
unspecified
PC Windows XP
: Normal trivial (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Blocks:
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Reported: 2006-05-31 16:39 UTC by Janis
Modified: 2006-05-31 22:38 UTC (History)
0 users

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description Janis 2006-05-31 16:39:36 UTC
Hello!

Not sure if it is not intended, but it appeared odd to me that a section in
users preferences is titled "Files" although the options there are about
displaying images.

I know this is editable in the language files, but still I think it is not the
correct solution. The variable is called "files" so the translation is meant to
be a meaning of "files" in English.

Thanks!
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2006-05-31 18:47:33 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 44 ***
Comment 2 Janis 2006-05-31 20:42:02 UTC
Hi!

Thank you for pointing out the other bug report, but I wouldn't want to agree
that this is a duplicate of that one.

I'm not talking about a namespace, but merely about one particular language
variable, which appears as a title for a secion (a tab) on the user preferences
page.

The two options for setting the maximum size of an image and a thumbnail size
are clearly about displaying images, so I don't see why they should come under
title "Files", which is, in fact, even misleading here.

Thanks!
Comment 3 Janis 2006-05-31 22:06:33 UTC
Why are you marking my report resolved/invalid without even a reply?! Are robots
here "fixing" bugs?
Comment 4 Brion Vibber 2006-05-31 22:11:23 UTC
Non-image filetypes will also be covered by options in this 
tab.
Comment 5 Janis 2006-05-31 22:38:02 UTC
OK, thanks for the answer!

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