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Re: Show Lock dialog before locking files

From: Simon Large <simon.tortoisesvn_at_googlemail.com>
Date: 2007-05-10 13:53:12 CEST

On 10/05/07, Lübbe Onken <l.onken@rac.de> wrote:
> Hi Stefan,
> You wrote:
> > 'skipping' is just another word for 'not showing' (in this
> > context anyway).
> > And by inversing the wording like this, I would have something like
> > 'notShowDialog' in the code, which is baaaad.
> Ahem. Following your logic, you could also call the variable 'skipDialog'.
> Is that baaaad too?

Or you could keep the name in the code and registry and just negate
the checkbox when reading, ie. if (!SkipLockCheckBox) ShowLockDialog =

> Stefan, you sometimes tend to use double negated negative logic :P

And if you don't avoid using double negated negative logic it is not
difficult to misunderstand the meaning ;-)


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