Re: Stylist?

From: Ryan Pavlik <>
Date: Sat May 29 2004 - 23:31:22 CEST

Mark Gilbert wrote:

>How where and why did we get a stylist in AbiWord? As far as I can
>tell, that dialog is a list of styles, aka "style list". A stylist is a
>formatting wizard/druid (ala mspub's wizards) or a flamboyant hair
>dresser, not a list of styles.
>Have I missed something or was this just some accidental labelling that
>managed to slip into our strings?
>Is it too late to fix? If I have to be the one to make the changes
>that's fine, but I do need to check with y'all first (if for no other
>reason than that I've been out of the loop for a while).
>It may sound pedantic but that string is indeed misguiding, it increases
>the likelihood of mistranslation, and it is conceivable that we could
>have a stylist (style wizard) in the future (albeit quasidistant).
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 From what I've seen in screen shots, would a better name be "Style
Tree"? Furthermore, when is it coming to Windows?

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