[aur-dev] [PATCH] Change "File Request" to be more explicit.

Lukas Fleischer lfleischer at archlinux.org
Wed Nov 25 06:43:58 UTC 2015

On Wed, 25 Nov 2015 at 03:52:43, Xavion wrote:
> [...]
> The only thing I had against "Delete/Orphan/Merge Request" is that it's a
> bit chunky.  I wasn't going to argue, though, as you'd gone to the trouble
> of submitting a patch :-).  The other thing is that a string like that
> could balloon out significantly post-translation.

"Delete/Orphan/Merge Request" is too long and it has a problem similar
to "File Request" ("Delete/Orphan/Merge a Request").

> > If "Submit Request" satisfies everyone, then so be it -- but sticking an
> > "a" in there would basically go against the pattern of every other piece
> > of text on the page.
> >
> I don't really mind anymore.  The key point is that we're getting rid of
> "File Request", which even I (a native English speaker) found somewhat
> confusing.

Both "Submit Request" and "Submit a Request" sound fine to me.

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