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Posted by: Anonymous Coward on July 08, 2006 01:11 AM
I also rename the apps on users' desktops. I
have a few accounts on my home machine for
people who are mostly Windows users. To
make their first steps into Linux a tad
easier, I change gaim to Messenger Chat, Firefox
to Web Browser, xmms to Music Player.
Basically, I change the names from nouns
to verbs. The handful of people I've introduced
to Linux this way find it easier to find a
tool named after what they want to do, rather than remember a name.


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