[Phpmyadmin-devel] Log in

Sebastian Mendel lists at sebastianmendel.de
Thu Aug 3 13:30:29 CEST 2006

Marc Delisle schrieb:
> Sebastian Mendel a écrit :
>> Marc Delisle schrieb:
>>> Robin H. Johnson a écrit :
>>>> On Wed, Aug 02, 2006 at 06:44:11PM -0400, Marc Delisle wrote:
>>>>> What about just changing $strLogin: "Log in" to "Log in to MySQL" or 
>>>>> something like that? It would appear as a legend of the fieldset that 
>>>>> encloses Username, Password and Server and I think the look would be 
>>>>> better than a repetition of MySQL.
>>>> Yes, that would work.
>>>> Possible Suggestions:
>>>> 'Login for MySQL'
>>>> 'Login details for MySQL'
>>> We had a discussion a while ago and it seemed better to use the verb 
>>> "Log in", same as on sf.net home page, instead of the noun login.
>> "Log in to MySQL Server"
>> or
>> "MySQL server login"
>> i would prefer the second
>> "log in" is the command/task to execute it, and "login" means the
>> process of logging in ("the login" or "to log in")
> I felt it was an improvement when we put "Log in" on this panel (in 
> 2.7.0). At least in English it's more direct to put the action first. 

yes, it was, for the button

to log in
the login

it is like

education = login
educate = log in

education form = login form
educate me = log me in

> Maybe in German it's different.

no, and even if it is, german is not relevant here ... ;-)

just for the completenes

log in = anmelden
login = Anmeldung

Sebastian Mendel


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