[glotpress-updates] [GlotPress] #97: Glossary

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Fri Feb 21 11:26:15 UTC 2014

#97: Glossary
  Reporter:  nbachiyski   |      Owner:  yoavf
      Type:  enhancement  |     Status:  assigned
  Priority:  minor        |  Milestone:  1.0
 Component:  general      |    Version:
Resolution:               |   Keywords:  has-patch

Comment (by yoavf):

 > About the "delete" button, I worry about having a glossary action that
 is irreversible, in case someone makes a mistake and clicks it by
 accident. Maybe replace by "deprecate"?
 > Also for the terms themselves, it would be useful to add "history" like
 there is one for strings in GlotPress - that is, current "green" versions
 as well as "deprecated" versions that show which term was used in the

 I see a glossary as something relatively fixed - sure, it may change or be
 updated here and there, but not too often. As such, I'd rather keep things
 simple and not add any additional DB columns just so we can deprecate a
 glossary entry.
 In any case, deleting requires three different actions (showing the entry,
 clicking delete, approving), so I'm not too worried about accidental

 If real life usage of this feature shows that I'm wrong - I'd be happy to
 revisit this. Nothing is set in stone and we can always change things
 later. Right now I'd like to freeze this feature (except for any bug fixes
 of polish, of course). Once it's merged it, we can add feature requests as
 new tickets.

Ticket URL: <https://glotpress.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/97#comment:49>
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