On Mon, Sep 13, 2004 at 05:39:00PM +0200, Sven Neumann wrote:
> Hi,
> Pedro Gimeno Fortea <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> > On 09/13/04 11:04:06, Sven Neumann wrote:
> > 
> > > The messages aren't meant for user's eyes, I think I mentioned
> > > that. The messages don't make any sense for the user and should only
> > > ever seen by developers or when we ask users to start gimp from a
> > > console window and to tell us if there are messages to be seen.
> > 
> > Doesn't it make sense to prefix Glib errors with something like: "Glib  
> > Error:" or "System Error:" or "Gimp Error:" (localizing just that  
> > string) and let the rest appear as-is within the error console?
> No. The user is not supposed to see them, never. Actually no such
> messages should ever be emitted. If it does, there's a programming
> error. It would not help to show these messages to the user.
spew is beautiful though.

i would rather users get over it and even read it.  

you guys forget that as soon as the shock of the new thing is over, spew
is really really interesting.


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