Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2016-09-03 Thread Patricia Shanahan
> On Sep 3, 2016, at 09:41, Ed Fallin wrote: > > Hi there Phillip and Patricia — > > Thanks for your e-mails. Is now the right time not to send to all? I’m > happy to avoid that but, I don’t want to be a lurker. I have requested creation of a recruitment mailing

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2016-09-03 Thread Ed Fallin
Hi there Phillip and Patricia — Thanks for your e-mails. Is now the right time not to send to all? I’m happy to avoid that but, I don’t want to be a lurker. So, it’s interesting that some is C++ and some Java, and Yes I think the Java side will be easy to pick up, but I’ll aim to work on

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2016-09-03 Thread Patricia Shanahan
Welcome aboard, Ed. More comments interleaved. On 9/2/2016 11:44 PM, Phillip Rhodes wrote: Welcome to the project, Ed. Don't sweat the lack of C++ experience. Not everything is in C++, and you can pick up the C++ knowledge as you go. I'm in a little bit of the same boat, as I *was* a C++

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2016-09-03 Thread Phillip Rhodes
Welcome to the project, Ed. Don't sweat the lack of C++ experience. Not everything is in C++, and you can pick up the C++ knowledge as you go. I'm in a little bit of the same boat, as I *was* a C++ programmer - about 15 years ago. It's been quite a while for me, so I'm going to have to

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2016-05-25 Thread Kay Schenk
On Wed, May 25, 2016 at 7:45 AM, Stanimir wrote: > Hello, Apache OpenOffice community, > > My name is Stanimir Atanasov and i am from Bulgaria. > I am a 4rd year computer science student. > I have some experience with C++, Java, C# from student projects. > I want to volunteer

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2016-05-08 Thread Damjan Jovanovic
Hi Jon Welcome to Apache OpenOffice. It's good to hear from you. Please subscribe to this mailing list if you haven't already, and feel free to email any questions you've got. Regards Damjan On Sun, May 8, 2016 at 10:56 PM, jon.tottman wrote: > > Hi Team, > I am Jon

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2015-12-03 Thread Deepa Krishnan
Hi Paul, The prize money for the hackathon initially is $5000. You can form a team of cool developers and work on it. IF you solution wins, there are people here who want to scale it into a workable solution. IF you have questions, pls call me 408.442.8967 I am helping out with marketing

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2015-12-03 Thread Kay Schenk
On 12/03/2015 12:38 AM, Павло wrote: > Hi! My name is Patliakevych Paul, i am 20 years old and i am from > Ukraine. At the moment i`m looking for any job connected with > quality assurance. I`d like to help your project and have some > expierence. Now i`m working at Module 1. Best regards, Paul

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2015-09-08 Thread Keith N. McKenna
Evgeniya Kozyreva wrote: > Hi everybody, > > I'm looking to start contributing to Apache OpenOffice. > > My name is Eugenia, and I'm currently working as a Localization QA > tester in computer games industry. I'm originally from Belarus, now > living in Montreal, Canada. > > I would like to

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2015-09-07 Thread Kay Schenk
On 09/07/2015 01:54 PM, OO Bugs wrote: > Hello, > > I started using Apache OpenOffice earlier this year. > I haven't had MS Office on my computer since my license expired a couple of > years ago. However, I don't ever remember MS Office working as well as > OpenOffice does. > > I have several

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2015-09-07 Thread JZA
Glad you want to contribute, hope to see you here for the long road. Welcome. On Mon, Sep 7, 2015 at 3:54 PM, OO Bugs wrote: > Hello, > > I started using Apache OpenOffice earlier this year. > I haven't had MS Office on my computer since my license expired a couple of

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2015-07-30 Thread Kay Schenk
On Wed, Jul 29, 2015 at 6:46 AM, Ali Abbassi love_future_4w...@hotmail.com wrote: Hi my name is Ali looking to participate in open office project Welcome Ali. We suggest that new volunteers go through our Orientation modules: http://openoffice.apache.org/orientation/index.html They will

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2015-07-13 Thread Kay Schenk
On 07/09/2015 12:49 PM, Mark Officer wrote: Hello, My name is Mark Officer and my background is in software product management/marketing and as such I would like to get involved in OpenOffice in these areas. I live in New Hampshire, US. Thank you, Mark Thanks for your interest in

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2015-04-27 Thread Alexandro Colorado
I think there is, however I can see some issues in the proposal. For example, I would like to understand how this system would be built further. Would you write a new module to AOO, giving it a new application like Calc or Base? Is this some sort of Macro built using Base and Calc or through an

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2015-02-15 Thread Regina Henschel
Hi Jaya, your are welcome. Is one of the modules your favorite? Do you already had a look at http://openoffice.apache.org/qa.html and the pages mentioned there? Maybe you just start off to familiarize yourself with our Bugzilla https://bz.apache.org/ooo/ ? Kind regards Regina Jaya

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module : April Schroader

2014-07-11 Thread Kay Schenk
On Fri, Jul 11, 2014 at 11:34 AM, Schroader Family caschroa...@q.com wrote: Hello, I am April Schroader and I am originally from the Seattle, WA area and now reside near Boise, ID. I worked in the Tech Industry for 10 years doing QA, Software Testing, Test Automation Development and Data

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2014-06-03 Thread Keith N. McKenna
Sara Montecino wrote: My name is Sara Montecino, and I am looking to gain experience in technical writing. I am a 3rd year English major in the San Francisco Bay Area, have a particular passion for gaming, and believe technical writing to be a good foundation to build my career. I have

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2014-05-05 Thread Alexandro Colorado
Hi Caroll, thanks for wanting to contribute. Please download Apache OpenOffice from http://openoffice.org and read our introductory modules on the different areas that people can join the project, and what to do. http://openoffice.apache.org/orientation/index.html On Sun, May 4, 2014 at 1:52 PM,

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2014-04-15 Thread Rob Weir
On Mon, Apr 14, 2014 at 5:14 PM, Lavinia 桜 lavinia46...@yahoo.ro wrote: Hello! My name is Lavinia, I am 20 y.o. from Romania and I am a student at the Babes Bolyai University and I would like to take part in your projects especially regarding the QA aspects. I have some experience as I

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2014-04-14 Thread Alexandro Colorado
Welcome Lavinia, hope you have a great time with us contributing. Please make sure you subscribe to the QA List and visit the introdctory module on QA. You can contact other members on the list with more current knowledge on what is being worked on QA regarding AOO 4.1 At the moment it seems you

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2014-02-02 Thread Kay Schenk
On Sun, Feb 2, 2014 at 4:25 AM, Ankit Kulshrestha ankitkulshrestha0...@gmail.com wrote: I'm a senior undergraduate from ITM University, India.I learnt C++ in my high school years(and have been using it since) and then taught myself C. I would love to code some new features for your project

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2014-01-04 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Jan 3, 2014 at 9:20 PM, Bruce LeRoy bruceble...@gmail.com wrote: I am a semi-retired programmer from Tampa, FL and Spanish bilingual. I am interested in solving software problems like the attached screen print. Hi Bruce, Welcome to the Apache OpenOffice project. It looks like you

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2014-01-04 Thread F C. Costero
Hello Amy, If you are interested in helping users, one of the options is to volunteer on the forum. The English forum is at https://forum.openoffice.org/en/forum/index.php All you have to do is register and start answering questions. I'm a moderator there (user FJCC) and would be happy to

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-10-17 Thread Alexandro Colorado
Welcome Emery, please try to forward any question that you may have. Depending on the area you wish and ur technical background it would be the speed to generate a contribution to the project. On Thu, Oct 17, 2013 at 12:34 PM, Emery Shepard e...@eshepard.com wrote: Good afternoon ­ I'm an IT

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-10-17 Thread Andrea Pescetti
Forwarding to Emery who is not subscribed. Emery, welcome and please see http://markmail.org/message/wgycdrkszsyf3voe for answers and http://openoffice.apache.org/orientation/ to start! Andrea Alexandro Colorado wrote: Welcome Emery, please try to forward any question that you may have.

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-09-03 Thread Alexandro Colorado
Hi Georges. We receive your message on the list. Welcome!! On Tue, Sep 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM, Georges Schaffner schaffnergeor...@gmail.com wrote: -- Alexandro Colorado Apache OpenOffice Contributor http://www.openoffice.org

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-08-05 Thread Rob Weir
On Sun, Aug 4, 2013 at 12:13 AM, Joshua Gaines jwga...@gmail.com wrote: Hello, My name is Joshua Gaines. I am interested in contributing to Apache Open Office because I want to keep my coding skills up to date. I am from central Kentucky. I currently work as a Quality Assurance Engineer in

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-08-05 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Aug 2, 2013 at 9:56 AM, Sylvia Greenberg sgreenberg...@me.com wrote: Hello. My name is Sylvia. I live in Maryland. I am an experienced trainer and writer who uses technology daily, including Microsoft Office, iPhoto, iMovie, and GoogleDocs. My previous jobs include training adults

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-07-25 Thread Raphael Bircher
Hi Adroaldo Welcome to Apache OpenOffice. You can find general instructions under http://openoffice.apache.org/orientation/index.html It looks like you are a marketer, so it's probabily the best to join the marketing mailing list of Apache OpenOffice. We are also at diverse Social Media

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-07-25 Thread Donald Harbison
Scott, Welcome! There's always a need for great documentation. Check out our Community wiki here: https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/Help+Wanted You will see the link to the Documentation wiki http://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Documentation Feel free to ask any questions

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-07-24 Thread Keith N. McKenna
Scott Robert wrote: I am Robert Scott I was an IT Project manager for the US Department of Justice and now retired. I enjoy writing technical documentation and would like to volunteer for this task. Hello Robert and welcome to the Apache OpenOffice community. We are currently preparing the

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-07-24 Thread Regina Henschel
Hi Prince Soni, you are welcome. Prince Soni schrieb: Hi, my name is Prince Soni, 3rd Year CSE from India. I know J2se and J2EE. I want to strong my grip in both these fields. Since this one would be my 1st open source project I have no Idea how to take part or contribute in open source.

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-07-09 Thread Rob Weir
On Tue, Jul 9, 2013 at 1:21 AM, Tom Goldie tomgol...@yahoo.com wrote: Who are you, where are you from, what are you interested in? These are all good things to cover. My name is Tom Goldie, and I am from, and live in, Arizona. I am an educator by trade. Hi Tom, I'm Rob Weir, from

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-06-28 Thread Rob Weir
On Wed, Jun 19, 2013 at 5:23 AM, Alex Stillwell alexstillw...@talktalk.net wrote: Hi I would like to contribute as projects like this only work when there are willing helpers. Unfortunately I'm a silver surfer with virtually no knowledge of how programs work, I can generally work out how

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-03-20 Thread Keith N. McKenna
Steven Vollmer wrote: Hello, I'm Steve; from Visalia, California USA (Central California) I'm interested in documentation - completely a newbie. I might consider other areas to participate in as I learn more. I have an MS in Education Administration, and BA in Psych. I hope to participate in

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-02-19 Thread Andrea Pescetti
Putting Thao in CC. Thao, welcome and you might want to subscribe to this mailing list if you haven't already: read http://openoffice.apache.org/mailing-lists.html or just continue in your orientation! Andrea Regina Henschel wrote: Hello Thao, welcome to Apache OpenOffice community. You

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-02-18 Thread Regina Henschel
Hello Thao, welcome to Apache OpenOffice community. You should first learn a little bit about the way we work together http://openoffice.apache.org/orientation/index.html In level 3 have look into Introduction to Development. Do you have already a favorite part of OpenOffice? Or some issues,

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-02-13 Thread Rob Weir
On Wed, Feb 13, 2013 at 8:15 AM, tony fre colapa...@gmail.com wrote: hi all, Hi Tony, thanks for writing and welcome to the Apache OpenOffice project! I love computers and since the first personal one came to brazil I've been dealing with them. I played with BASIC on the old times . . .

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-02-13 Thread Andrew Douglas Pitonyak
On 02/13/2013 08:15 AM, tony fre wrote: hi all, I love computers and since the first personal one came to brazil I've been dealing with them. I played with BASIC on the old times . . . saw some assembly but I'm not a programmer - I don't like it. on the other hand I love to break the computer

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-02-05 Thread Jürgen Schmidt
Hi Sudalai, On 2/5/13 4:46 PM, Sudalai Muthukumar wrote: Hi, My name is Sudalai Muthukumar .S. I am doing B.Tech ( Information Technology) in Mepco Schlenk Engineering college, sivakasi (virudhunagar district in india).. My native place is Rajapalayam, in virudhunagar district. I like to

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-02-05 Thread Andrea Pescetti
Forwarding Juergen's answer (below) to Sudalai who is not subscribed. Andrea. Jürgen Schmidt wrote: Hi Sudalai, On 2/5/13 4:46 PM, Sudalai Muthukumar wrote: Hi, My name is Sudalai Muthukumar .S. I am doing B.Tech ( Information Technology) in Mepco Schlenk Engineering college, sivakasi

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-01-13 Thread Saransh Sharma
I am quite into web development know some C++ programming and java,and ruby on rails and python actually i don't know them all perfectly i know them from top like i can work on them and yeah js too Main Core i am good in web-based applications On Sun, Jan 13, 2013 at 7:30 PM, Regina Henschel

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-01-13 Thread Alexandro Colorado
On Sun, Jan 13, 2013 at 8:04 AM, Saransh Sharma sara...@theupscale.inwrote: I am quite into web development know some C++ programming and java,and ruby on rails and python actually i don't know them all perfectly i know them from top like i can work on them and yeah js too Main Core i am

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2013-01-02 Thread Andrew Douglas Pitonyak
On 01/02/2013 12:50 AM, Black Death wrote: Hello everyone. My name is Zoe. I've been coding for 4 or 5 years now. I'm self taught and have skills in HTML, XHTML, XML, Java, Javascript, and CSS. I'm learning C++. I'm attempting to go back to college and get my bachelor's in computer science

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2012-12-31 Thread Kay Schenk
Hello Samuel -- Thanks for letting us know your progress and about your interests. Some of the Apache OpenOffice team will be at the upcoming FOSDEM in Brussels -- https://fosdem.org/2013/ if you can make it there. I'm sure they would love to meet you. On Mon, Dec 31, 2012 at 11:12 AM, samuel

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2012-12-25 Thread Andrew Pitonyak
Welcome... Any particular rule of interest for you? For example, documentation, quality assurance, development, Sent from my Samsung Epic™ 4G SCARLET WILSON loveistrut...@gmail.com wrote: *hi how is everyone...i would like to be a part of  the open office project...i know my contribution

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module (Documentation)

2012-12-13 Thread Andrew Douglas Pitonyak
On 12/13/2012 03:34 AM, Andrea Pescetti wrote: On 12/12/2012 Andrew Douglas Pitonyak wrote: A new documentation list should be ready soon. ... Sadly, I do not see the request to create the list at the moment The request was announced here:

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module (Documentation)

2012-12-12 Thread Andrew Douglas Pitonyak
On 12/10/2012 09:17 PM, Keith N. McKenna wrote: Travis Tyler wrote: Hi, My name is Travis Tyler and I'm hoping to volunteer. I'm a student from Austin, at the University of Texas. I love to write and solve problems and I'm looking for a way to exercise both of those skills. Specifically, I

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module (Documentation)

2012-12-12 Thread Keith N. McKenna
Andrew Douglas Pitonyak wrote: On 12/10/2012 09:17 PM, Keith N. McKenna wrote: Travis Tyler wrote: Hi, My name is Travis Tyler and I'm hoping to volunteer. I'm a student from Austin, at the University of Texas. I love to write and solve problems and I'm looking for a way to exercise both of

Re: Starting Introduction to Contributing to Apache OpenOffice Module

2012-11-19 Thread Keith N. McKenna
Miguel Diaz wrote: Hello everyone, my name is Miguel and I'm interesting in helping with the documentation of Open Office. I do not have previous formal writing experience except for what I have done in my undergraduate and graduate courses. However, I'm willing to contribute my time and learn.