Hi Martin

Em 12/02/2018 09:48, Martin Srebotnjak escreveu:
> Hi,
> 
> I for once think this should be done. The substring " [Runtime]"  and
> all its translations are a strange thing. We don't even know or agree,
> why it is there ...
> 
> It could be either deleted or replaced (by " [Basic]" or something like
> that). It could be done automatically  with a script (because this is a
> straight forward find for any search and replace function) - only all
> needed translations should be gathered from all l10n teams.

Well, BASIC is one of the languages where you can use these functions.
Python, Java and Javascript are other to my knowledge. That may also
explain the generic term 'Runtime'.


> 
> My only suggestion is this should be done in the first three months of
> the development cycle (for 6.1 it should be done by the end of April,
> not in the last weeks before the translation deadline, if anything goes
> wrong with the script.

+1

Kind regards
Olivier


> 
> Lp, m.
> 
> 2018-02-12 12:30 GMT+01:00 Olivier Hallot
> <olivier.hal...@libreoffice.org <mailto:olivier.hal...@libreoffice.org>>:
> 
>     Hi Lera
> 
>     Em 11/02/2018 23:46, Lera Goncharuk escreveu:
>     > Hi all,
>     >
>     > I would like to raise the issue of using a word "Runtime" with a name of
>     > functions in LibreOffice help.
>     > There are several meanings of this word.
>     > https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Runtime_library
>     <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Runtime_library>
>     > https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Runtime_system
>     <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Runtime_system>
>     > https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Run_time_(program_lifecycle_phase)
>     <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Run_time_(program_lifecycle_phase)>
>     > Are there functions in Basic to other time of the lifecycle?
>     > I do not quite understand the reason for using this term in the help. I
>     > assume that the authors of the old help wanted to emphasize that those 
> are
>     > built-in functions which translated into bytecode. Or in other words it 
> is
>     > a function of execution environment.
>     >
>     > But does it make sense to use this term beside to each function?
>     > In my opinion, [Runtime] obstructs reading the help.
>     >
>     > Is there a reason to save this word in the help beside each function?
>     > If there is no reason to save it, I will prepare a patch to remove it 
> from
>     > the help.
>     >
>     > Best regards,
>     > Lera
>     >
> 
>     I only have a guess: make a difference with Calc functions. In some
>     cases like Cos, Sin, and some VBA financial functions, the function name
>     and results returned are the same.
> 
>     So I humbly beg to differ on the obstruction the reading of the Help. It
>     does not affect my reading.
> 
>     And please note that a change like this will trigger a set of
>     translation rework.
> 
>     Regards
>     --
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