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From Dave Brondsema <d...@brondsema.net>
Subject Re: References to OpenOffice.org
Date Tue, 19 Oct 2004 00:05:55 GMT
Clay Leeds wrote:
> Just a quick note that references to OpenOffice.org should include the  
> '.org' suffix. Here's a FAQ from their page[1]:
> 
> ====
> 10.      How should I refer to OpenOffice.org in my documents?
> 
> If you need to use the term "OpenOffice.org" in documents or papers or  
> any formal communication(not including email), we suggest you to follow  
> the following conventions:
> 
>  1. Always use OpenOffice.org as an adjective.
>  2. When using the phrase "OpenOffice.org" when speaking about something
>  specific, we suggest you use one of the following forms:
>  a. For the WebSite: "The OpenOffice.org Web Site", or "The  OpenOffice.org
>  Community"
>  b. For the binary: "The OpenOffice.org Application"
>  c. For the binary in a standard context: "The OpenOffice.org reference
>  implementation."
>  d. For the code: "The OpenOffice.org source code" or "The  
> OpenOffice.org code"
> 
>  Now for the obvious question: Why?
>  The reason is: Someone else owns the phrase "OpenOffice", and we want  
> to make
>  sure we do not get into trouble.
> ====
> 
> I think this means that the title for the OpenOffice Writer documents  
> page on the Forrest web site should change to OpenOffice.org Writer  
> documents. I don't know if it means the file names (e.g.,  
> src/core/context/resources/stylesheets/aggregates/openoffice- 
> writer.xsl) should change to:
> 
> src/core/context/resources/stylesheets/aggregates/OpenOffice.org- 
> writer.xsl
> 
> [1]
> http://www.openoffice.org/FAQs/faq-other.html#9
> 
> Web Maestro Clay

Yes, that'd be good to do.  It's probably not necessary to change our 
filenames, and then we won't have to worry about broken links :-)

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