Re: OpenOffice graduation: translations of press release

2012-11-03 Thread Rob Weir
On Sat, Nov 3, 2012 at 2:56 AM, Maho NAKATA m...@apache.org wrote: Hi Andrea We japanese team have just published its translation. cf. https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/incubator/ooo/ooo-site/trunk/content/ja/news/graduation.html http://www.openoffice.org/ja/news/graduation.html (not yet

Re: AOO.Next IBM Priorities

2012-11-03 Thread Rob Weir
On Sat, Nov 3, 2012 at 2:55 PM, Dave Fisher dave2w...@comcast.net wrote: On Nov 2, 2012, at 1:40 AM, Andrea Pescetti wrote: On 01/11/2012 robert_weir wrote: We (IBM) have consulted with customers, internal users, other IBM product teams, on what our (IBM's) development priorities should be

Re: Draft Board report for November

2012-11-03 Thread Rob Weir
On Sat, Nov 3, 2012 at 6:59 PM, Andrea Pescetti pesce...@apache.org wrote: Kay Schenk wrote: ... https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/2012+Nov Feel free to edit it. It should cover September 2012 and October 2012. Good that you put it on the wiki. When is the due date? I

Re: another XML file for the Consultants-Page

2012-11-02 Thread Rob Weir
On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 12:47 PM, Jörg Schmidt joe...@j-m-schmidt.de wrote: Hello, here is another XML file for an entry in: http://www.openoffice.org/bizdev/consultants.html Can someone please check and then add? If there are no objections I'll add to the XML and generate a new HTML. But

Re: another XML file for the Consultants-Page

2012-11-02 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Nov 2, 2012 at 10:45 AM, Jörg Schmidt joe...@j-m-schmidt.de wrote: -Original Message- From: Rob Weir [mailto:robw...@apache.org] Sent: Friday, November 02, 2012 2:59 PM To: ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org Subject: Re: another XML file for the Consultants-Page On Thu, Nov 1

ApacheCon Request: Please take a lot of photographs

2012-11-02 Thread Rob Weir
For those bringing cameras to ApacheCon, could I ask you to take photographs in the following topics, for future AOO marketing, website and social media use: - photos of speakers, either during their presentation or before/after their talk. - audience photographs - photographs of project

Re: ApacheCon Request: Please take a lot of photographs

2012-11-02 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Nov 2, 2012 at 2:27 PM, Regina Henschel rb.hensc...@t-online.de wrote: Hi, Rob Weir schrieb: For those bringing cameras to ApacheCon, could I ask you to take photographs in the following topics, for future AOO marketing, website and social media use: - photos of speakers, either

Re: CMS diff: Introduction to QA

2012-11-01 Thread Rob Weir
Committed. Thanks for the patch. I'll review more later today. -Rob On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 3:34 AM, Yan Ji anonym...@apache.org wrote: Clone URL (Committers only):

Re: extensions and translations.

2012-11-01 Thread Rob Weir
On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 3:52 AM, Jürgen Schmidt jogischm...@gmail.com wrote: On 11/1/12 12:39 AM, Marcus (OOo) wrote: Am 10/27/2012 01:17 AM, schrieb jan iversen: I see, I have to get used to this license issues (a long time ago I believed open source was just open source, then I joined an

Have you been contacted via private email and discouraged from participating on the OpenOffice project?

2012-11-01 Thread Rob Weir
I'm hearing that some project volunteers, especially new ones, are being contacted by certain external parties, who then try to discourage them from contributing to the Apache OpenOffice project. I'm hearing that similar notes have been sent out to those who submitted listings to our new

Re: [QA Report]Weekly Defect Analysis Report as of 2012/10/29

2012-11-01 Thread Rob Weir
/11/1 Ji Yan yanji...@gmail.com Thanks, I'll talk to Simon for the detail data. 2012/11/1 Rob Weir robw...@apache.org On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 9:23 PM, Ji Yan yanji...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Rob, Sure I can update this chart in my weekly report, please let me know how to do. 1

Re: CMS diff: Welcome to the localization (l10n) project

2012-11-01 Thread Rob Weir
I committed this. A did a little clean up. The left nav wasn't handling the long email list addresses well (wasn't wrapping them) so I rewrote to user shorter names. It is starting to look good: http://www.openoffice.org/l10n-new/ Good work! My unsolicited feedback, which you are free to

Re: AOO.Next IBM Priorities

2012-11-01 Thread Rob Weir
On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 4:53 PM, jan iversen jancasacon...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks for the note, however knowing IBM I had hoped that one of the official goals was to help the development part of the community to get stabilized. This was specifically product goals for the next release, as the

Re: extensions and translations.

2012-11-01 Thread Rob Weir
wrote: Am 11/01/2012 01:17 PM, schrieb Rob Weir: On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 3:52 AM, Jürgen Schmidtjogischm...@gmail.com wrote: On 11/1/12 12:39 AM, Marcus (OOo) wrote: Am 10/27/2012 01:17 AM, schrieb jan iversen: I see, I have to get used to this license issues (a long time ago I believed

Re: AOO.Next IBM Priorities

2012-11-01 Thread Rob Weir
On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 5:10 PM, Alexandro Colorado j...@oooes.org wrote: On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 2:53 PM, jan iversen jancasacon...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks for the note, however knowing IBM I had hoped that one of the official goals was to help the development part of the community to get

Re: AOO volunteers: essential skills and tasks

2012-11-01 Thread Rob Weir
On Thu, Nov 1, 2012 at 7:52 PM, Andrea Pescetti pesce...@apache.org wrote: On 30/10/2012 Guy Waterval wrote: But for other people who will occasionally participate, why not a Post Office where they could register (for security reasons, acceptation of the license, etc.). When they have time,

Re: Looking for guide to debug with MS Visual Studio Express

2012-10-31 Thread Rob Weir
On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 9:38 AM, Jürgen Schmidt jogischm...@gmail.com wrote: On 10/31/12 12:59 PM, Andor E wrote: Hi, I have some doubts, that Visual Studio Express will work. The debugger of VS Express is limited severly in comparison to VS Professional. I have also just looked it up and

Re: AOO volunteers: essential skills and tasks

2012-10-31 Thread Rob Weir
On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 11:51 AM, Kay Schenk kay.sch...@gmail.com wrote: On 10/28/2012 04:30 PM, Rob Weir wrote: On Sun, Oct 28, 2012 at 6:29 PM, Andrea Pescetti pesce...@apache.org wrote: On 23/10/2012 Rob Weir wrote: New Volunteer Orientation root page: http://incubator.apache.org

Re: AOO volunteers: essential skills and tasks

2012-10-31 Thread Rob Weir
jan On 31 October 2012 16:59, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 11:51 AM, Kay Schenk kay.sch...@gmail.com wrote: On 10/28/2012 04:30 PM, Rob Weir wrote: On Sun, Oct 28, 2012 at 6:29 PM, Andrea Pescetti pesce...@apache.org wrote: On 23/10/2012 Rob Weir

Re: [QA Report]Weekly Defect Analysis Report as of 2012/10/29

2012-10-31 Thread Rob Weir
/29 Rob Weir robw...@apache.org On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 8:20 AM, Ji Yan yanji...@gmail.com wrote: Please find weekly defect analysis report http://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/QA/Report/DefectStatus/20121029 Thanks for the report. Would it be possible to also get an update for this chart

Updating ooo-dev list subscriber stats -- need assist from list moderator

2012-10-31 Thread Rob Weir
This page here: http://www.openoffice.org/stats/ooo-dev-subscribers.html I'd like to update this one a month. Now seems like a good time. This is really, really easy to do. All that is required is to update this CSV file in Subversion and publish it on the website:

Re: [ApacheCon] BoF session on AOO community

2012-10-30 Thread Rob Weir
On Oct 30, 2012, at 4:19 AM, Jörg Schmidt joe...@j-m-schmidt.de wrote: When we have something to announce you can expect to read it in official places. It won't be something we'll be hiding in strange corners of the web. That means if an employee identifies proposals on XING does not

Re: [RELEASE] Releasing new languages for 3.4.1

2012-10-30 Thread Rob Weir
On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 11:17 AM, Jürgen Schmidt jogischm...@gmail.com wrote: On 10/30/12 2:46 PM, Rob Weir wrote: On Oct 30, 2012, at 9:03 AM, RGB ES rgb.m...@gmail.com wrote: 2012/10/30 Jürgen Schmidt jogischm...@gmail.com On 10/27/12 3:57 AM, Rob Weir wrote: On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 9:55

Re: [ApacheCon] BoF session on AOO community

2012-10-30 Thread Rob Weir
On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 12:41 PM, imacat ima...@mail.imacat.idv.tw wrote: On 2012/10/29 23:26, Rob Weir said: Then there is the secondary question of network effect and value of the network. The more AOO users there are they greater the value of skills in AOO extension development, of AOO

Re: [PROPOSAL] Initiate a Contest for Branding of 4.0

2012-10-30 Thread Rob Weir
On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 1:17 PM, Graham Lauder g.a.lau...@gmail.com wrote: 5 days is about up and we have no -1so I've started a page for creating of the proposed RFP on the confluence wiki here: https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/Brand+Contest+RFP +1, maybe put draft in a

Re: [ApacheCon] BoF session on AOO community

2012-10-29 Thread Rob Weir
On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 2:22 AM, Jörg Schmidt joe...@j-m-schmidt.de wrote: Hello Rob, *, -Original Message- From: Rob Weir [mailto:robw...@apache.org] I think the challenge is to change the thinking that says a project can only be successful if it raises money. Yes, you're right

Re: IPR PERMISSION

2012-10-29 Thread Rob Weir
On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 12:59 AM, Peter Junge peter.ju...@gmx.org wrote: On 10/24/2012 10:23 PM, Rob Weir wrote: On Wed, Oct 24, 2012 at 10:01 AM, Peter Junge peter.ju...@gmx.org wrote: On 10/23/2012 7:42 PM, Rob Weir wrote: On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 6:18 AM, Peter Junge peter.ju...@gmx.org

Re: CMS diff: Quality Assurance

2012-10-29 Thread Rob Weir
Thanks for the patch. I've committed it. -Rob On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 1:35 AM, Yan Ji anonym...@apache.org wrote: Clone URL (Committers only): https://cms.apache.org/redirect?new=anonymous;action=diff;uri=http://openofficeorg.apache.org/openofficeorg%2Fqa.mdtext Yan Ji Index:

Re: [QA Report]Weekly Defect Analysis Report as of 2012/10/29

2012-10-29 Thread Rob Weir
On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 8:20 AM, Ji Yan yanji...@gmail.com wrote: Please find weekly defect analysis report http://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/QA/Report/DefectStatus/20121029 Thanks for the report. Would it be possible to also get an update for this chart:

Re: [ApacheCon] BoF session on AOO community

2012-10-29 Thread Rob Weir
On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 12:18 AM, Louis Suárez-Potts lui...@gmail.com wrote: On 12-10-28, at 23:33 , Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: That's the way to grow. Raising money to send the existing volunteers to travel to more places is only growth for the airline industry. It is not growth

Re: [ApacheCon] BoF session on AOO community

2012-10-29 Thread Rob Weir
On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 9:27 AM, Jörg Schmidt joe...@j-m-schmidt.de wrote: Hello, The ooo-marketing list is a great place to coordinate international campaigns. And we have a German list for local events, yes? Yes, we have a German list, but there can discuss only. The practical work but

Re: [ApacheCon] BoF session on AOO community

2012-10-29 Thread Rob Weir
On Mon, Oct 29, 2012 at 10:16 AM, Donald Whytock dwhyt...@gmail.com wrote: About Peter's point #2...I suppose this is getting kind of abstract, but what is the payoff from expanding AOO's community? Typically marketing is performed to increase sales, which earns money; AOO has no sales, so

Re: [ApacheCon] BoF session on AOO community

2012-10-29 Thread Rob Weir
On Oct 29, 2012, at 6:40 PM, Jörg Schmidt joe...@j-m-schmidt.de wrote: Customers don't come to IBM looking only for OpenOffice. I mean companies, not simple users. I mean companies as well. And these companies ask me if they should use AOO or LO and they look around in the market.

Re: AOO volunteers: essential skills and tasks

2012-10-28 Thread Rob Weir
On Sun, Oct 28, 2012 at 6:29 PM, Andrea Pescetti pesce...@apache.org wrote: On 23/10/2012 Rob Weir wrote: New Volunteer Orientation root page: http://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg/orientation/ This is an excellent resource. But we received a few requests from prospective volunteers

Re: [ApacheCon] BoF session on AOO community

2012-10-28 Thread Rob Weir
On Sun, Oct 28, 2012 at 8:16 PM, Peter Junge peter.ju...@gmx.org wrote: On 9/27/2012 8:49 AM, Andrew Rist wrote: On 9/24/2012 9:46 PM, Peter Junge wrote: Dear OpenOffice Community, During ApacheCon Europe 2012 (ACEU 2012; http://apachecon.eu/), we will hold a 90-minute session on the

Re: The Impossible Question

2012-10-27 Thread Rob Weir
On Sat, Oct 27, 2012 at 2:08 PM, Louis Suárez-Potts lui...@gmail.com wrote: On 12-10-27, at 13:05 , Kay Schenk kay.sch...@gmail.com wrote: Also, what about the Support page. Is the order of items OK. If not, what should they be? The order there is totally up for grabs and there is no reason

Re: [RELEASE] Releasing new languages for 3.4.1

2012-10-26 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 3:07 AM, Andrea Pescetti pesce...@apache.org wrote: It is now clear that, thanks to new volunteers now coordinating on ooo-l10n, we will soon be in a position to add 3-5 new languages to Apache OpenOffice. It is also clear that at the moment we have no demand for a

Re: Apache and ODF

2012-10-26 Thread Rob Weir
. Thanks. ZhengFan 2012/10/26 Andreas Säger ville...@t-online.de Am 25.10.2012 21:14, Rob Weir wrote: If you search for it, you will find various solutions for converting ODF to EPub. But I have not seen something that does the same for Kindle's MOBI format. -Rob Thank you. I

Re: [PROPOSAL] difficulty field for Bugzilla

2012-10-26 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 3:47 AM, Andre Fischer awf@gmail.com wrote: On 24.10.2012 22:28, Dennis E. Hamilton wrote: @Regina, Yes, Wizard is a reference to the level of mastery that a solver must possess, and is one of those which one of these words does not belong solutions. There is

Re: [PROPOSAL] Initiate a Contest for Branding of 4.0

2012-10-26 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 4:36 AM, Graham Lauder g.a.lau...@gmail.com wrote: The launch of 4.0 is a unique opportunity in the life of AOO both now and far into the future. The branding needs to position us in the market place, be distinctive and unique and makes a statement about the product.

Re: The Impossible Question

2012-10-26 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 5:06 PM, Louis Suárez-Potts lo...@apache.org wrote: Hi Every now and then a user finds the experience of downloading, installing, using AOO disappointing and frankly frustrating if not worse. They will usually go to the user forums, but sometimes they will contact the

Re: [RELEASE] Releasing new languages for 3.4.1

2012-10-26 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 5:06 PM, Marcus (OOo) marcus.m...@wtnet.de wrote: Am 10/26/2012 07:43 PM, schrieb Andrea Pescetti: Rob Weir wrote: 1) release new languages via lang packs only for now 2) release full installs, but for only these new languages I don't see a big difference between

Re: [PROPOSAL] difficulty field for Bugzilla

2012-10-26 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 5:28 PM, Kay Schenk kay.sch...@gmail.com wrote: On 10/26/2012 07:26 AM, Rob Weir wrote: On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 3:47 AM, Andre Fischer awf@gmail.com wrote: On 24.10.2012 22:28, Dennis E. Hamilton wrote: @Regina, Yes, Wizard is a reference to the level

Re: [RELEASE] Releasing new languages for 3.4.1

2012-10-26 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 7:48 PM, Dave Fisher dave2w...@comcast.net wrote: On Oct 26, 2012, at 12:07 AM, Andrea Pescetti wrote: ... it would probably allow to skip the release process and voting, since we would merely be adding 3-5 binary artifacts (built for different platforms). It is

Please add your name to our new Apache OpenOffice Directory of Volunteers

2012-10-25 Thread Rob Weir
(Follow-up posts to ooo-dev only, please) The new Directory is on the wiki here: https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/Directory+of+Volunteers Every volunteer is able to sign up for a wiki account and edit this page. 1. Volunteers of all kinds are encouraged to add your name.

Re: apache2.conf file for openoffice.org server.

2012-10-25 Thread Rob Weir
On Thu, Oct 25, 2012 at 6:48 AM, jan iversen jancasacon...@gmail.com wrote: Hi In order to test web page changes offline, I am configuring my own apache server, and would like to see the configuration of the openoffice.orgapache server, but I cannot find it in svn, can somebody help me, and

Fwd: volunteer for turkish

2012-10-25 Thread Rob Weir
Hello Mehmet -- You did not receive this response because you are not subscribed to this mailing list. I'm forwarding it so you can read it. You can subscribe to the list by sending an email to ooo-l10n-subscr...@incubator.apache.org Regards, -Rob -- Forwarded message --

Re: Another logo needs updating: Get it here!

2012-10-25 Thread Rob Weir
On Thu, Oct 25, 2012 at 5:57 PM, Kay Schenk kay.sch...@gmail.com wrote: On Mon, Oct 22, 2012 at 3:37 PM, Kay Schenk kay.sch...@gmail.com wrote: On 10/20/2012 12:23 PM, Rob Weir wrote: http://incubator.apache.org/**openofficeorg/get-it-here.htmlhttp://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg/get

Re: Deadline for mailing llist changes

2012-10-24 Thread Rob Weir
On Wed, Oct 24, 2012 at 3:45 AM, Alexandro Colorado j...@oooes.org wrote: Wonder if we have a deadline on mailing list naming? and if we know if the transition would be automagically or would need manual registration? I am sure the Apache Mentors know how INFRA works these transitions better.

Re: OpenOffice graduation: translations of press release

2012-10-24 Thread Rob Weir
On Wed, Oct 24, 2012 at 3:56 AM, Andrea Pescetti pesce...@apache.org wrote: On 22/10/2012 Guy Waterval wrote: 2012/10/18 Andrea Pescetti We welcome translations of today's press release about the OpenOffice graduation. What about the translations of the press release about the OpenOffice

Re: [SOURCE]: code repo move after graduation

2012-10-24 Thread Rob Weir
On Wed, Oct 24, 2012 at 12:19 PM, jan iversen jancasacon...@gmail.com wrote: Question: If have made a svn co on the incubator version, will I have to do a new svn co on the new path, or will svn update (as usual) work ??? There is a command: svn switch that you will need to execute:

Re: [SOURCE]: code repo move after graduation

2012-10-24 Thread Rob Weir
On Wed, Oct 24, 2012 at 12:16 PM, Pedro Giffuni p...@apache.org wrote: +1 openoffice Ditto for bugzilla. And maybe the blog, which is current: http://blogs.apache.org/ooo/ Or ideally we would promote a shortcut URL like blogs.openoffice.org and have it redirect. Pedro. ps. FWIW, it

Re: AOO volunteers: essential skills and tasks

2012-10-24 Thread Rob Weir
jancasacon...@gmail.com wrote: +1, that was something I could really have used some weeks ago :-) Maybe a word about active volunteers might not be harmful (I think I am in that state now) Jan I. On 23 October 2012 23:30, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 12:17 PM, Rob

Volunteers, Contributors, Committers, PMC members -- is there any way to consolidate these lists?

2012-10-24 Thread Rob Weir
We have the following today: 1) http://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg/people.html -- This lists a variety of people involved in the project, independent of status. 2) I'd like to have a place for new volunteers to put their names, preferably on the wiki or some place where a non-committer

[PROPOSAL] difficulty field for Bugzilla

2012-10-24 Thread Rob Weir
As you have probably noticed, I'm engaged in a variety of initiatives to grow the community, bring in more volunteers, etc. One additional piece that I think would be useful is to add a new field to Bugzilla to indicate the difficulty level of the bug. Of course, this will often not be known.

Re: Volunteers, Contributors, Committers, PMC members -- is there any way to consolidate these lists?

2012-10-24 Thread Rob Weir
On Wed, Oct 24, 2012 at 4:14 PM, Kay Schenk kay.sch...@gmail.com wrote: On 10/24/2012 11:56 AM, Rob Weir wrote: We have the following today: 1) http://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg/people.html -- This lists a variety of people involved in the project, independent of status. yes

Re: Volunteers, Contributors, Committers, PMC members -- is there any way to consolidate these lists?

2012-10-24 Thread Rob Weir
On Wed, Oct 24, 2012 at 6:23 PM, Dave Fisher dave2w...@comcast.net wrote: Thanks Rob. Sent from my iPhone On Oct 24, 2012, at 11:56 AM, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: We have the following today: 1) http://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg/people.html -- This lists a variety

Re: IPR PERMISSION

2012-10-23 Thread Rob Weir
On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 6:18 AM, Peter Junge peter.ju...@gmx.org wrote: Dear Sumanyu Satpathy, we have been receiving several emails with attached documents in the moderation queue of this mailing list. As far as I understand it, you want to obtain permissions to use several screenshots of

Updated Stats page

2012-10-23 Thread Rob Weir
I've moved the download stats to its own page: http://www.openoffice.org/stats/downloads.html That allowed me to give a fuller description of what the stats are, how they were gathered, etc. I think we should aim for this level of detail and transparency in any claims we make. This move then

Checking my assumptions: No need for a 3.4.2 release?

2012-10-23 Thread Rob Weir
Am I correct in believing that no critical bugs have been reported in 3.4.1 that would require us to spin a 3.4.2 maintenance release? -Rob

Re: Updated Stats page

2012-10-23 Thread Rob Weir
back in May: http://www.openoffice.org/stats/countries.html One option would be to repeat this in 3 months or whatever, and add a new column and % difference for each country. -Rob jan. On 23 October 2012 18:00, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 11:23 AM, jan iversen

Re: Updated Stats page

2012-10-23 Thread Rob Weir
On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 3:05 PM, Marcus (OOo) marcus.m...@wtnet.de wrote: Am 10/23/2012 08:48 PM, schrieb Rob Weir: On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 12:10 PM, jan iversenjancasacon...@gmail.com wrote: A report would serve the same purpose, and posted with regular intervals (like 1 month

Re: [DISCUSS] ML Moderators

2012-10-23 Thread Rob Weir
On Tue, Oct 23, 2012 at 4:51 PM, Kay Schenk kay.sch...@gmail.com wrote: On 09/09/2012 06:47 PM, Shenfeng Liu wrote: Thanks very much for the list, Dave! I wonder if it is proper to publish the ML moderator list (at least for those public MLs) on a wiki, so that it can be easily maintained and

Re: AOO volunteers: essential skills and tasks

2012-10-23 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 12:17 PM, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: I am thinking about what new project volunteers need to get started. Obviously there are area-specific things. For example, developers need to know how to download and build. Translation volunteers need to understand Pootle

Re: [RELEASE]: propose a new developer snapshot based on revision 1400796

2012-10-22 Thread Rob Weir
On Mon, Oct 22, 2012 at 9:22 AM, Jürgen Schmidt jogischm...@gmail.com wrote: On 10/22/12 3:06 PM, Ariel Constenla-Haile wrote: On Mon, Oct 22, 2012 at 01:57:31PM +0200, Jürgen Schmidt wrote: Hi, we still have problems with our public build bots, a problem that we should address immediately.

Bringing social capabilities into the core SDK

2012-10-22 Thread Rob Weir
(Responses please to the ooo-api list) I wanted to confirm some thinking I've been having recently. Please let me know if any of this sounds plausible or even useful. The problem I'm trying to solve is how to make OpenOffice better connected with the online tools that we all use today, from

Is there a way to force website rebuild?

2012-10-22 Thread Rob Weir
It looks like parts of the CMS were down from last night until recently. I had some changes pending at the time on ooo-site and site. Now when I go in I see that the staged content does not reflect the source files. For example: http://ooo-site.staging.apache.org/contact_us.html But if you

Re: Is there a way to force website rebuild?

2012-10-22 Thread Rob Weir
On Mon, Oct 22, 2012 at 2:39 PM, Joe Schaefer joe_schae...@yahoo.com wrote: Make a trivial change to a file in templates/ or lib/ Thanks, that did it. -Rob Sent from my iPhone On Oct 22, 2012, at 2:19 PM, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: It looks like parts of the CMS were down from

Re: Why a mailing list is superior to any web-based forum

2012-10-21 Thread Rob Weir
On Sun, Oct 21, 2012 at 3:08 PM, RGB ES rgb.m...@gmail.com wrote: 2012/10/21 Fernando Cassia fcas...@gmail.com On Sun, Oct 21, 2012 at 6:59 AM, David McKay dmc...@btconnect.com wrote: Technical aspects are bets handled through a mailing list; general user questions are best handled through

Re: [PROPOSAL] download statistics

2012-10-21 Thread Rob Weir
On Sun, Oct 21, 2012 at 4:46 PM, Kay Schenk kay.sch...@gmail.com wrote: Are we interested in emphasizing our download statistics more by putting a link to: http://www.openoffice.org/stats/ in the Additional Information list on: http://www.openoffice.org/download/index.html We can try,

Re: proposal for new l10n workflow

2012-10-21 Thread Rob Weir
On Sun, Oct 21, 2012 at 12:14 PM, jan iversen jancasacon...@gmail.com wrote: I have finally finished my proposal for a new workflow. please have a look at: http://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/File:L10procNew.pdf I'll take a closer look, but I did browse it quickly and had one question: Do we

Need new logo for openoffice.apache.org

2012-10-20 Thread Rob Weir
See upper left here: http://openoffice.apache.org The Incubating is integrated into the graphic. The underlying file is here: a PNG with transparent background. http://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg/images/300x100_dj_trans.png What do we want to do here? 1) Edit that graphic to remove

Re: Need new logo for openoffice.apache.org

2012-10-20 Thread Rob Weir
Ricardo Jan. On 20 October 2012 16:28, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: See upper left here: http://openoffice.apache.org The Incubating is integrated into the graphic. The underlying file is here: a PNG with transparent background. http://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg

Another logo needs updating: Get it here!

2012-10-20 Thread Rob Weir
http://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg/get-it-here.html This logo has an integrated incubator reference in it as well. I think Drew made the most recent version of this. Anyone have the source, or can easily respin it without the incubator block? Thanks! -Rob

Re: Another logo needs updating: Get it here!

2012-10-20 Thread Rob Weir
and aspect ratio, as well as the beveling, make it ideal for a download button. -Rob jan. On 20 October 2012 21:23, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: http://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg/get-it-here.html This logo has an integrated incubator reference in it as well. I think Drew made

Re: Another logo needs updating: Get it here!

2012-10-20 Thread Rob Weir
On Sat, Oct 20, 2012 at 5:09 PM, RGB ES rgb.m...@gmail.com wrote: 2012/10/20 Rob Weir robw...@apache.org On Sat, Oct 20, 2012 at 3:40 PM, jan iversen jancasacon...@gmail.com wrote: If we want to have the same logo all over, respin I assume would not do the job ? Sorry for the slang

Re: Need new logo for openoffice.apache.org

2012-10-20 Thread Rob Weir
On Sat, Oct 20, 2012 at 6:00 PM, Alexandro Colorado j...@oooes.org wrote: On Sat, Oct 20, 2012 at 2:37 PM, Larry Gusaas larry.gus...@gmail.comwrote: On 2012-10-20 12:49 PM Alexandro Colorado wrote: Well most of the artwork is done, is just a matter of doing the commit to the right branch.

Re: Dmake binaries ?

2012-10-20 Thread Rob Weir
On Oct 20, 2012, at 8:38 PM, Pedro Giffuni p...@apache.org wrote: Hi; Apparently the Dmake binaries that I made available on the Dmake site don't work. I think it would save some time, especially for Windows users to have a binary installable package. Perhaps some would like to provide

Re: Dmake binaries ?

2012-10-20 Thread Rob Weir
changed since February, then why is there a problem now. I'm obviously missing something. -Rob cheers, Pedro. From: Rob Weir rabas...@gmail.com To: ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org Sent: Saturday, October 20, 2012 7:48 PM Subject

Re: Dmake binaries ?

2012-10-20 Thread Rob Weir
On Sat, Oct 20, 2012 at 10:10 PM, Pedro Giffuni p...@apache.org wrote: --- Sab 20/10/12, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org ha scritto: Pedro Giffuni wrote: Hi Rob; The binary was something I built on my spare time with MSVC 9.0 never used. I got a report that the windows executable

Re: CMS diff: DA.OpenOffice - En komplet fri kontorpakke

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
This won't work. The existing page is HTML, so the additional text needs to be in HTML as well, including p for paragraphs and a href for hyperlinks, etc. One idea to simplify it would be to have only a tease of the story, maybe a sentence or two, and then link to this page for the full story:

Re: [WWW]: shared ideas and looking for feedback

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 4:22 AM, Jürgen Schmidt jogischm...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, yesterday I had problems to find a good place for the German translation of the graduation press release. And I thought that it is probably a good idea to cleanup the whole page with a clear and well defined

Re: OOoCon videos/material

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 1:58 AM, Fernando Cassia fcas...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 2:01 AM, Alexandro Colorado j...@oooes.org wrote: Found them: :) http://ooocon.kiberpipa.org/media/index-2007.html Excelent resource, thanks. The site is very fast. I´m saturating my FTTH just

Re: CMS diff: DA.OpenOffice - En komplet fri kontorpakke

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
I. 2012/10/19 Rob Weir robw...@apache.org This won't work. The existing page is HTML, so the additional text needs to be in HTML as well, including p for paragraphs and a href for hyperlinks, etc. One idea to simplify it would be to have only a tease of the story, maybe a sentence or two

Re: CMS diff: DA.OpenOffice - En komplet fri kontorpakke

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
. 2012/10/19 Rob Weir robw...@apache.org 2012/10/19 jan iversen jancasacon...@gmail.com: Hi Rob I just followed your youtube video :-) and CMS sent this off, more or less automatically. One thing I didn't mention in the video is we have two main kinds of pages on the website: HTML

Re: OOoCon videos/material

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 8:38 AM, Ariel Constenla-Haile arie...@apache.org wrote: On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 07:53:18AM -0400, Rob Weir wrote: Can we get these all on Youtube? What special status does one need to do more than a short 5 minute video on Youtube? http://support.google.com/youtube

Re: CMS diff: DA.OpenOffice - En komplet fri kontorpakke

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
there is a place for this in the form? I'm not sure. Take a look: http://www.openoffice.org/da/ Regards, -Rob Jan. 2012/10/19 Rob Weir robw...@apache.org 2012/10/19 jan iversen jancasacon...@gmail.com: Got it, my failure (it was obvious a bit too late when I made it) I will do a new CMS

Re: OOoCon videos/material

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 10:12 AM, Donald Harbison dpharbi...@gmail.com wrote: On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 8:55 AM, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 8:38 AM, Ariel Constenla-Haile arie...@apache.org wrote: On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 07:53:18AM -0400, Rob Weir wrote: Can

Re: Submission to consultants directory

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
On Thu, Oct 18, 2012 at 10:06 AM, Russell Ossendryver russ...@worldlabel.com wrote: Name: World Label Inc Country: Global Practice: Other Description: WorldLabel specializes in developing templates for pre-press printing applications with an emphasis on labeling for address, shipping, CD and

Estimating contributors by looking at wiki accounts?

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
I recently saw another open source project claim that they had over 3000 contributors. They derived this estimate by looking at the number of user accounts they had in their wiki. That is quite clever, I thought. Since we use the same wiki software, I thought I'd check this metric for us. Our

Re: OOoCon videos/material

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
as we move forward. In the past, companies like kiberpippa officially support OOoCon media management. I am not sure if ASF has something like this, however we could plan some process to have a good quality recording. On 10/19/12, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 10:12

AOO volunteers: essential skills and tasks

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
I am thinking about what new project volunteers need to get started. Obviously there are area-specific things. For example, developers need to know how to download and build. Translation volunteers need to understand Pootle, etc. But there are also some basic things that all volunteers should

Re: Estimating contributors by looking at wiki accounts?

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
a figure saying e.g. during the last year we had xxx active contributors and xx active committers. jan. On 19 October 2012 17:28, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: I recently saw another open source project claim that they had over 3000 contributors. They derived this estimate by looking

How many countries has AOO been downloaded from?

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
I've seen some online traffic, on Twitter and elsewhere, questioning the claim in our graduation press release that AOO has been downloaded by users in 228 countries. The critics of this claim say that there are not that many countries in the world. Well, it depends on how you define things.

Re: How many countries has AOO been downloaded from?

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
://www.openoffice.org/stats/ -rob Jan. On 19 October 2012 19:44, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: I've seen some online traffic, on Twitter and elsewhere, questioning the claim in our graduation press release that AOO has been downloaded by users in 228 countries. The critics of this claim

Re: AOO volunteers: essential skills and tasks

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
2012 18:17, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: I am thinking about what new project volunteers need to get started. Obviously there are area-specific things. For example, developers need to know how to download and build. Translation volunteers need to understand Pootle, etc

Re: AOO volunteers: essential skills and tasks

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
On Oct 19, 2012, at 4:45 PM, Kay Schenk kay.sch...@gmail.com wrote: On 10/19/2012 01:07 PM, Rob Weir wrote: On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 12:17 PM, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: I am thinking about what new project volunteers need to get started. Obviously there are area-specific things

Re: AOO volunteers: essential skills and tasks

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
direction and that is what matters jan. On 19 October 2012 22:07, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 12:17 PM, Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: I am thinking about what new project volunteers need to get started. Obviously there are area-specific things

Re: AOO volunteers: essential skills and tasks

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
with usthat´s what it´s all about, if we can help people to easier help us, then we have a win-win situation. And in respect of introducing myself, which I forgot please read this resume: http://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/User:JanIversen jan. Jan. On 19 October 2012 23:08, Rob Weir

Re: OpenOffice graduates from the Apache Incubator

2012-10-19 Thread Rob Weir
On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 6:14 PM, Andreas Säger ville...@t-online.de wrote: Hi, Today apache.org announced: The Apache Software Foundation Announces Apache OpenOffice™ as a Top-Level Project Award-winning leading Open Source productivity suite widely used in 228 countries; over 20 million

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