From: Rui Miguel Seabra (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Fri Oct 25 2002 - 09:21:42 EDT
On Fri, 2002-10-25 at 13:33, Alan Horkan wrote:
> now that abiword supports hiddent text and revisions have you give any
> thought on to help users to avoid making embarassing disclosures of
> private information as we have seen Microsoft themselves doing so many
This is a very difficult to solve situation.
I don't really see how to avoid it, since it's Basic Stupidity 1 on 1.
If you use a Ginsu knife to carve your meat, you can also cut yourself,
but the Ginsu knife makers can't really do much about it other than
warning in the case label's.
What could be done is provide a warning about that when you:
a) activate revisions
b) save as a _new_ name, export, etc...
c) put a checkbox on the save as dialog/export to clear revisions
None of these choices excludes any others, and none require any of the
-- + No matter how much you do, you never do enough -- unknown + Whatever you do will be insignificant, | but it is very important that you do it -- Gandhi + So let's do it...?
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