On 10/4/2017 12:47 PM, Matthias Seidel wrote:
> Am 04.10.2017 um 18:27 schrieb Keith N. McKenna:
>> On 10/4/2017 11:49 AM, Matthias Seidel wrote:
>>> Am 04.10.2017 um 17:42 schrieb Keith N. McKenna:
>>>> On 9/30/2017 8:42 AM, Don Lewis wrote:
>>>>> On 29 Sep, Matthias Seidel wrote:
>>>>>> That might explain why I have never seen a working WikiPublisher in the
>>>>>> last releases.
>>>>>> (Since at least 4.1.2 we build with that option on Windows)
>>>>>> The question is: Do we need to build with that option if no one missed
>>>>>> the plugin?
>>>>> I've never tried to use it, so I don't know if it works or not.
>>>> Currently in version 4.1.3 the send to MediaWiki option does not work.
>>>> My SWAG is that the Sun Wiki Publisher Extension was never updated to
>>>> work with the API changes introduced with the 4.0.0 Release.
>>> Confirmed (also for 4.1.4 RC4)
>>> However it can still be installed as an extension:
>>> https://extensions.openoffice.org/en/project/sun-wiki-publisher
>>> Last time I tried it the "send to" option was there, but I never tested
>>> further...
>>> Matthias
>> Mathias;
>> It is the extension that I tested and it does not work. There were API
>> changes introduced in AOO Version 4.0.0 that were most likely never
>> updated in the extension. It is the extension that adds to MediaWiki
>> into File/Send.
>> Regards
>> Keith
> OK, I misunderstood.
> My hope was that at least this old extension would work, since building
> with --enable-wiki-publisher (tried also the additional
> --with-servlet-api-jar) does not have any effect on a build.
> We build releases with that option, so normally there should be no need
> to install this (old) extension.
> Developers might have a look into it. It would be nice to have it
> working again in 4.2.0.
> Matthias
I believe that it has always been an extension but not really sure. The
question becomes since the extension was written by Sun, was it included
in the original transfer from Oracle so that we as a project can change it.

I will start a new thread so that this does not get lost in the bowels
of a thread initially started for a very technical purpose.


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