On Monday, February 25, 2019 04:32:57 PM Al Thompson wrote:
> On 2/25/2019 10:56 AM, rhkra...@gmail.com wrote:
> > On Monday, February 25, 2019 08:27:56 AM msk...@ansuz.sooke.bc.ca wrote:
> >> On Mon, 25 Feb 2019, Håkan Söderström via Rosegarden-user wrote:
> >>> I make this note while still a beginner: Rosegarden would need a
> >>> terminology overhaul in order not to trip up new users completely.
> >>> 
> >>> "Import MIDI" really means: "New session based on MIDI file". It scraps
> >>> whatever you did before importing, warning that "File has not been
> >>> saved". "File"? It's the session that's not saved. Rosegarden needs to
> >>> be consistent
> >> 
> >> I strongly disagree.
> > 
> > I am not the OP, but you confused at least me.  I think you (strongly)
> > agree that "Import MIDI" is a bad name, you don't like the proposed new
> > name, but I had to do a lot of "gratuitous" reading to figure that out.
> Yeah, I had to really parse through that too.  I think that "import
> MIDI" is fine, because "to import" means to bring in from somewhere
> else, and it also implies that it's going to import it into what you are
> currently working on, rather than delete it or close your current
> project.  

Yes, but note that the OP said that the import MIDI "scraps whatever you did 
before importing" -- that's not what I would expect from an import -- the 
import should be merged with whatever you did before then (imho).

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