[development] Confused: package value of info files
earnie at users.sourceforge.net
Thu Dec 21 04:24:06 UTC 2006
Quoting Morbus Iff <morbus at disobey.com>:
>> experience if the user has more than a handful of "Other" modules.
>> Shouldn't the user see a grouping for Taxonomy for all of the
>> modules dealing with Taxonomy?
> No, because that is a category. That is not a package. Please see the
> archives of the development list for an already extensive discussion
> of this, specifically my own message here, which inspired this docs:
To you it is a package but to the end user looking at the menu it is a
category or package grouping; a module is a package; more than one
module focused on extending the same function is a package group. The
end user experience is what matters, not the dev types that know what
it is supposed to represent.
Yes, I have read your technical explanation before. It is the end user
experience I am trying to benefit. I agree that a module in a package,
package grouping, category or what ever it is needs to move to Other if
there is only one in the grouping installed in the users environment.
I disagree that if I have more than one Taxonomy module package
installed that the menu should display both of those in the Other
package grouping rather than the Taxonomy package grouping.
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