Spelling mistake in Brightness and Inhibit applets

Bug #76499 reported by Fabián Rodríguez on 2006-12-19
6
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gnome-power
Fix Released
Medium
gnome-power-manager (Ubuntu)
Low
Unassigned

Bug Description

Binary package hint: gnome-power-manager

Ubuntu version: Feisty Fawn (Herd1) - Ubuntu (Gnome desktop)
Problem: spelling error, "Manger" should be "Manager" in the About dialogue of Power Manager Brightness Applet 2.17.4 and Power Manager Inhibit Applet 2.17.4.
Steps to reproduce:
1) RIght click on a panel > " Add to panel ... "
2) Add the Brightness Applet in the " System & Hardware " section
3) Right click on applet > About dialog
4) Wrong spelling for "Manger" should be manager

Same problem observed with Power Manager Brightness Applet. I suspect the " Power Manger" string is common to both and maybe other applets.

Alex Sutcliffe (alex.sutcliffe) wrote :

Thanks for your bug report. I can confirm this behaviour using feisty and gnome-power-manager 2.17.4-0ubuntu2.

Changed in gnome-power-manager:
status: Unconfirmed → Confirmed
Alex Sutcliffe (alex.sutcliffe) wrote :

Spelling mistake occurs in a couple of source files:

applets/inhibit/inhibit-applet.c
applets/brightness/brightness-applet.c

as well as throughout the translation section (which may need to be addressed through Rosetta?)

Richard Hughes (richard-hughes) wrote :

Alex, please don't do this through Rosetta. This is the sort of thing that REALLY ought to be upstream. I can fix spelling errors instantly on gnome-svn, and then every distro gets the spelling fixes. I don't watch ubuntu bugs, so please file bugs like this on gnome.org. Thanks.

Alex Sutcliffe (alex.sutcliffe) wrote :

Sorry Richard, I should have passed upstream, I just wasn't sure what the go was with translations.

I've checked bugzilla and http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=393388 seems to cover same bug.

Changed in gnome-power:
status: Unknown → Confirmed
Changed in gnome-power:
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

This has been fixed in Gutsy Gibbon if not earlier.

Changed in gnome-power-manager:
importance: Undecided → Low
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
Changed in gnome-power:
importance: Unknown → Medium
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