Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Keith N. McKenna
Simos Xenitellis wrote: > On Tue, Sep 6, 2016 at 9:13 PM, Jim Jagielski wrote: >> Not sure how this will come across... I am certain I will not >> be fully understood about this, anyway, this question deserves an >> answer. >> >> What has been obvious, from following the

Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Jim Jagielski
++1 > On Sep 6, 2016, at 5:51 PM, Jan Høydahl wrote: > > A public statement may slow the flood of FUD, protecting our end users, while > a new release in November will > give a clear signal that the project did not choose retirement, ss will all > subsequent releases. >

Re: apt-cyg

2016-09-06 Thread Patricia Shanahan
On 9/6/2016 2:58 PM, Don Lewis wrote: On 6 Sep, Patricia Shanahan wrote: apt-cyg is a bash script that provides, within cygwin, similar capabilities to the Linux apt-get. The Windows step-by-step recommends using it to add some packages. One of our new volunteers has found that wget

Re: Help needed: Build error in bean and vcl

2016-09-06 Thread Marcus
Am 09/06/2016 04:32 PM, schrieb Keith N. McKenna: Andrea Pescetti wrote: Marcus wrote: I've got a AOO 4.2.0m1 Build 9800 Rev. 1759138. Congratulations! Thank very much for your help. Of course, as a good contributor I'll collect all data and update [1] with a new Fedora 21 section. [1]

Re: apt-cyg

2016-09-06 Thread Don Lewis
On 6 Sep, Patricia Shanahan wrote: > apt-cyg is a bash script that provides, within cygwin, similar > capabilities to the Linux apt-get. > > The Windows step-by-step recommends using it to add some packages. > > One of our new volunteers has found that wget >

Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Jan Høydahl
A public statement may slow the flood of FUD, protecting our end users, while a new release in November will give a clear signal that the project did not choose retirement, ss will all subsequent releases. -- Jan Høydahl, search solution architect Cominvent AS - www.cominvent.com > 6. sep.

apt-cyg

2016-09-06 Thread Patricia Shanahan
apt-cyg is a bash script that provides, within cygwin, similar capabilities to the Linux apt-get. The Windows step-by-step recommends using it to add some packages. One of our new volunteers has found that wget http://apt-cyg.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/apt-cyg no longer works. Does anyone

Re: Development Donate

2016-09-06 Thread Patricia Shanahan
On 9/6/2016 10:43 AM, Burhan Karahasan wrote: I want to donate your project. I want to join OpenOffice Development Team. I am an amateur programmer but i can help. - In addition to dev@openoffice.apache.org we now have

Re: Recruitment mailing list arbeitet

2016-09-06 Thread Jörg Schmidt
Hallo Dave, > From: Dave [mailto:davepo...@gmail.com] > Hi Jörg, klar, Englisch ist meine Muttersprache, und > Telefoninterviews habe > ich öfter gemacht. Übersetzen ins Deutsche auch kein Ding. > Dankbar wäre > ich, wenn du die Fragen (auf Deutsch) vorbereitest oder mich > informierst, >

Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Jörg Schmidt
The task of AOO is not the formulation of their own death message, but the further development of the project, *even* in difficult times. There was the proposal to publish a new release in November (during ApacheCon), that is imho a right step. Jörg > -Original Message- > From: Jan

Re: Recruitment mailing list arbeitet

2016-09-06 Thread Dave
Hi Jörg, klar, Englisch ist meine Muttersprache, und Telefoninterviews habe ich öfter gemacht. Übersetzen ins Deutsche auch kein Ding. Dankbar wäre ich, wenn du die Fragen (auf Deutsch) vorbereitest oder mich informierst, worauf es genau ankommt. Ich müsste mit dem "Entwickler" reden, wieviel

Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Jan Høydahl
A well written Press Release from the AOO PMC could be a timely move now? It could be published on the Apache blog as well as sent to various editors. The PR should be short, to the point and suitable for copy/paste into news articles. It should paint the broader picture, the state of the

Re: The AOO build system

2016-09-06 Thread Andrea Pescetti
Phillip Rhodes wrote: On Fri, Sep 2, 2016 at 4:44 PM, Andrea Pescetti wrote: Phillip Rhodes wrote: 1. What is the main problem with the build system as it is? It's ugly. I recall you once built OpenOffice, right? It is not the easy configure + make. Still, it works and the build system is not

Development Donate

2016-09-06 Thread Burhan Karahasan
I want to donate your project. I want to join OpenOffice Development Team. I am an amateur programmer but i can help.

Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Jim Jagielski
Not sure how this will come across... I am certain I will not be fully understood about this, anyway, this question deserves an answer. What has been obvious, from following the numerous threads in various places, as well as contributing to the 2 main ones, is just how much "damage" Rob Weir has

Resigning from Apache OpenOffice Moving On and Thank You for your Service Apache Open Office Warrior!

2016-09-06 Thread Chery
Thank You for your Service Apache Open Office Warrior! Life is like a book. We have Sentences Paragraphs Chapters And Epilogues. All these phases of our lives must happen or we aren't living life to the fullest. Or, Life is like a jigsaw puzzle. We have to play our puzzle pieces to make

Re: Recruitment mailing list arbeitet

2016-09-06 Thread Jörg Schmidt
> From: Dr. Michael Stehmann [mailto:anw...@rechtsanwalt-stehmann.de] > Die Mailingliste recruitm...@openoffice.apache.org ist nun > eingerichtet > und arbeitet. Wenn wir die Botschaft verbreiten, dass Apache > OpenOffice > Entwickler sucht, können und sollen wir auf diese > Mailingliste

Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Marcus
Am 09/06/2016 05:22 PM, schrieb Patricia Shanahan: +1 I'm here for the present and the future, not the past. I also don't know what a single person - which has left the project long ago - has to do with a "what-if-or-if-not" thinking game. Marcus On 9/6/2016 8:15 AM, Rich Bowen wrote:

Re: Recruitment mailing list arbeitet

2016-09-06 Thread Jörg Schmidt
> -Original Message- > From: RA Stehmann [mailto:anw...@rechtsanwalt-stehmann.de] > Sent: Tuesday, September 06, 2016 2:33 PM > To: dev-de@openoffice.apache.org > Subject: Re: Recruitment mailing list arbeitet > > Am 06.09.2016 um 12:44 schrieb Dave: > > Ich schreibe eine Mail an

Re: Recruitment mailing list arbeitet

2016-09-06 Thread Jörg Schmidt
> From: RA Stehmann [mailto:anw...@rechtsanwalt-stehmann.de] > Ich halte das für eine sehr gute Idee. > > Inzwischen hat auch - auf meine Anregung hin well done ;-) > Da wir unsere Entwickler nicht bei der Arbeit stören sollten > ;-) , stehe > ich für Rückfragen oder ein Interview zur

RE: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Dennis E. Hamilton
+1 > -Original Message- > From: Patricia Shanahan [mailto:p...@acm.org] > Sent: Tuesday, September 6, 2016 08:23 > To: dev@openoffice.apache.org > Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long) > > +1 > > I'm here for the present and the future, not the past. >

Re: The AOO build system

2016-09-06 Thread Phillip Rhodes
On Fri, Sep 2, 2016 at 4:44 PM, Andrea Pescetti wrote: > Phillip Rhodes wrote: > >> >> 1. What is the main problem with the build system as it is? >> > > It's ugly. I recall you once built OpenOffice, right? It is not the easy > configure + make. Still, it works and the

Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Simos Xenitellis
On Tue, Sep 6, 2016 at 5:37 PM, Dennis E. Hamilton wrote: > As different "technical press" outlets make their own derivations of other > articles, there is incorrect quotation and reference to historical matters > that have nothing to do with the present state and how

Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Patricia Shanahan
+1 I'm here for the present and the future, not the past. On 9/6/2016 8:15 AM, Rich Bowen wrote: On 2016-09-02 09:02 (-0400), Jorg Schmidt wrote: never we forget how members of OpenOffice (for example, Rob Weir) were insulted by TDF representatives. It's

Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Rich Bowen
On 2016-09-02 09:02 (-0400), Jorg Schmidt wrote: > never we forget how members of OpenOffice (for example, Rob Weir) were > insulted by > TDF representatives. It's important, in all of this conversation, to keep the interests of the *users* first. This project is

Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Jim Jagielski
It appears to me that what "we" should do is to create a blog entry on blogs.a.o which provides more depth and detail in this whole kerfluffle. It could contain WHY the original [DISCUSS] thread was sent, that it was, in fact, a [DISCUSS] and basically to initiate some *thought* and not any sort

RE: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Dennis E. Hamilton
Response in-line. > -Original Message- > From: Federico Leva (Nemo) [mailto:nemow...@gmail.com] > Sent: Tuesday, September 6, 2016 03:30 > To: dev@openoffice.apache.org > Subject: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long) > > I see the biggest point as missing from the

FW: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Dennis E. Hamilton
Peter Kovacs had communicated his thoughts directly to me. I am forwarding them to dev@oo.a.o with his permission. - Dennis > -Original Message- > From: Peter Kovacs [mailto:legi...@gmail.com] > Sent: Monday, September 5, 2016 23:15 > To: orc...@apache.org > Subject: Re: [DISCUSS]

RE: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Dennis E. Hamilton
As different "technical press" outlets make their own derivations of other articles, there is incorrect quotation and reference to historical matters that have nothing to do with the present state and how we move forward. For me, the LWN and ArsTechnica coverage is relatively fact-based.

Re: Help needed: Build error in bean and vcl

2016-09-06 Thread Keith N. McKenna
Andrea Pescetti wrote: > Marcus wrote: >> I've got a AOO 4.2.0m1 Build 9800 Rev. 1759138. > > Congratulations! > >> Thank very much for your help. Of course, as a good contributor I'll >> collect all data and update [1] with a new Fedora 21 section. >> [1] >>

Re: Recruitment mailing list arbeitet

2016-09-06 Thread RA Stehmann
Am 06.09.2016 um 12:44 schrieb Dave: > Ich schreibe eine Mail an Masoud Kemali, mein Neffe und Herausgeber der > Zeitschrift Der Entwickler. Aber bevor ich sie schreibe, bitte ich um eine > Vorlage. Möchte ja nichts falsches schreiben. Wahrscheinlich sogar könnte > ich ein Interview oder einen

good news

2016-09-06 Thread RA Stehmann
Hello, I contacted Heise, an IT-newsportal, and had a little success: They report about our recruitment mailing list: http://www.heise.de/newsticker/meldung/Mailingliste-fuer-neue-OpenOffice-Entwickler-eingerichtet-3314692.html Kind regard Michael signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital

Re: Recruitment mailing list arbeitet

2016-09-06 Thread Jörg Schmidt
Hallo Dave, Hallo Michael, Hallo *, > From: Dave [mailto:davepo...@gmail.com] > Ich schreibe eine Mail an Masoud Kemali, mein Neffe und > Herausgeber der > Zeitschrift Der Entwickler. Das ist eine wirklich gute Idee. > Aber bevor ich sie schreibe, > bitte ich um eine > Vorlage. Möchte ja

Re: Help needed: Build error in bean and vcl

2016-09-06 Thread Andrea Pescetti
Marcus wrote: I've got a AOO 4.2.0m1 Build 9800 Rev. 1759138. Congratulations! Thank very much for your help. Of course, as a good contributor I'll collect all data and update [1] with a new Fedora 21 section. [1] https://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Documentation/Building_Guide_AOO/Step_by_step

Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Andrea Pescetti
Federico Leva (Nemo) wrote: I see the biggest point as missing from the list/plan posted by Dennis E. Hamilton: an easy upgrade path for current OpenOffice users It was not a plan. It was a what-if game that tried to analyze with an excessive level of detail how to execute one of the possible

Re: [DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Jörg Schmidt
> From: Federico Leva (Nemo) [mailto:nemow...@gmail.com] > Perhaps some of the install/upgrade facilities could automate > the switch > to LibreOffice, and/or the most visited URLs (such as > /download/ on the > OOo website and /files/latest/download on Sourceforge) could be > redirected

Re: Recruitment mailing list arbeitet

2016-09-06 Thread Dave
Ich schreibe eine Mail an Masoud Kemali, mein Neffe und Herausgeber der Zeitschrift Der Entwickler. Aber bevor ich sie schreibe, bitte ich um eine Vorlage. Möchte ja nichts falsches schreiben. Wahrscheinlich sogar könnte ich ein Interview oder einen Artikel platzieren. Ich bin gerne bereit, das

[DISCUSS] What Would OpenOffice Retirement Involve? (long)

2016-09-06 Thread Federico Leva (Nemo)
I see the biggest point as missing from the list/plan posted by Dennis E. Hamilton: an easy upgrade path for current OpenOffice users, to make sure that people aren't inconvenienced and that the efforts OpenOffice contributors' made for the growth FLOSS aren't wasted. Perhaps some of the

Re: License information

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Re: Recruitment mailing list arbeitet

2016-09-06 Thread RA Stehmann
Am 06.09.2016 um 10:41 schrieb Jörg Schmidt: > Es wäre gut wenn Du Dich dahinterklemmst das Apache dazu auch eine > Pressemeldung verbreitet. > Sobald Apache das tut werde ich mich gerne um die Übersetzung dieser PM ins > Deutsche kümmern das wir sie hier im deutschsprachigen Raum

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Re: Recruitment mailing list arbeitet

2016-09-06 Thread Jörg Schmidt
Hallo, > From: Dr. Michael Stehmann [mailto:anw...@rechtsanwalt-stehmann.de] > Die Mailingliste recruitm...@openoffice.apache.org ist nun > eingerichtet > und arbeitet. Wenn wir die Botschaft verbreiten, dass Apache > OpenOffice > Entwickler sucht, können und sollen wir auf diese >

Re: OO

2016-09-06 Thread Dr. Michael Stehmann
Thank you for your helpfulness. We have a new mailinglist for volunteers now. Anyone who wants to help can subscribe to recruitm...@openoffice.apache.org by sending e-mail to recruitment-subscr...@openoffice.apache.org The objective is to provide a place for new volunteers to introduce

Re: Recruitment mailing list arbeitet

2016-09-06 Thread Dave
hab mich eingetragen On Tuesday, 6 September 2016, Dr. Michael Stehmann < anw...@rechtsanwalt-stehmann.de> wrote: > Hallo, > > 'Mal was Positives: > > Die Mailingliste recruitm...@openoffice.apache.org ist nun > eingerichtet > und arbeitet. Wenn wir die Botschaft verbreiten, dass

Re: compiler warnings when building OpenOffice

2016-09-06 Thread Don Lewis
On 1 Sep, Don Lewis wrote: > 493 -Wunused-private-field > 391 -Wunused-parameter > 366 -Wunused-const-variable > 314 -Woverloaded-virtual > 181 -Wunused-variable > 109 -Wlogical-op-parentheses > 93 -Wsign-compare > 77 -Wdelete-non-virtual-dtor > 72 -Wint-to-void-pointer-cast > 63