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From Sian January <sianjanu...@googlemail.com>
Subject [site] Removing Russian Pages (Was: Re: [site] One-sentence project description)
Date Tue, 30 Nov 2010 10:02:11 GMT
On 24 November 2010 13:41, Mark Hindess <mark.hindess@googlemail.com> wrote:
>
> In message <AANLkTikn8VzAdwba8V-bv0q++ayWk079O-H3HM8QZVBg@mail.gmail.com>,
> Sian January writes:
>>
>> Thanks to those who commented.  I have checked this in today for
>> in order to get something up there that complies with the ASF
>> requirements, but I am happy to update it at a later date if anyone
>> wants to discuss the wording further.
>
> Excellent.  Thanks.
>
>> Is there anyone maintaining the Russian site who is able to translate
>> this and check it in?  If not, can I suggest we consider removing the
>> Russian pages since they are starting to get out of date.
>
> +1.  We should remove them.  If someone steps in to update them then
> the old pages will be in svn.  Currently the Russian pages are just
> misleading.
>

I will delete the Russian pages in that case as no-one has come
forward to update them.  As you say it would be easy to reinstate them
in the future if anyone wanted to.

> -Mark
>
>> 2010/11/24 sebb <sebbaz@gmail.com>:
>> > 2010/11/24 Sian January <sianjanuary@googlemail.com>:
>> >> Yours sounds better but using "complete" could be a bit misleading
>> >> since Harmony is not yet complete. =9AI know that's not the intended
>> >> meaning but not everyone has English as their first language, so how
>> >> about:
>> >>
>> >> "Apache Harmony software is a modular Java runtime with class
>> >> libraries and associated tools"?
>> >
>> > That would be fine.
>> >
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> 2010/11/24 sebb <sebbaz@gmail.com>:
>> >>> 2010/11/24 Sian January <sianjanuary@googlemail.com>:
>> >>>> "Apache Harmony software is a modular Java runtime, class libraries
>> >>>> and associated tools"?
>> >>>
>> >>> Reads oddly to me - "is" should not be used with plurals (libraries,
to=
>> ols).
>> >>>
>> >>> Perhaps
>> >>>
>> >>> "Apache Harmony software is a modular Java runtime, complete with
>> >>> class libraries
>> >>> and associated tools"?
>> >>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> On 17 November 2010 13:33, Gregory Shimansky <gshimansky@gmail.com>
wr=
>> ote:
>> >>>>> But it also includes JVMTI agent and some tools. So it is not
only VM=
>>  and
>> >>>>> class library.
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>> 17.11.2010 16:18, Alexei Fedotov =D0=C9=DB=C5=D4:
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> Sian,
>> >>>>>> I like the latter. Is it ok to replace "consists of" by
"is"?
>> >>>>>> Independence is assumed by Apache anyway.
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> --
>> >>>>>> With best regards / =D3 =CE=C1=C9=CC=D5=DE=DB=C9=CD=C9 =D0=CF=D6=C5=
>> =CC=C1=CE=C9=D1=CD=C9,
>> >>>>>> Alexei Fedotov / =E1=CC=C5=CB=D3=C5=CA =E6=C5=C4=CF=D4=CF=D7,
>> >>>>>> http://dataved.ru/
>> >>>>>> +7 916 562 8095
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>>
>> >>>>>> On Wed, Nov 17, 2010 at 4:08 PM, Sian January
>> >>>>>> <sianjanuary@googlemail.com> =9Awrote:
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>> In order to meet the ASF requirements[1] for the Harmony
website we
>> >>>>>>> need to have a one-sentence description of the project
on our main =
>> web
>> >>>>>>> page, the downloads page and in the DOAP file. =9AIt
needs to descr=
>> ibe
>> >>>>>>> the 'product' itself rather than the community or the
project aims.
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>> I haven't spent ages thinking about this but how about
something li=
>> ke:
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>> "Apache Harmony software is an independent implementation
of Java S=
>> E 5
>> >>>>>>> and 6 with a modular runtime architecture."
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>> or to be more general:
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>> "Apache Harmony software consists of a modular Java
runtime and cla=
>> ss
>> >>>>>>> libraries."
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>> Any thoughts?
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>> Sian
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>> [1] http://www.apache.org/foundation/marks/pmcs#naming
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>>> --
>> >>>>>>> Unless stated otherwise above:
>> >>>>>>> IBM United Kingdom Limited - Registered in England and
Wales with n=
>> umber
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>> >>>>>>> Registered office: PO Box 41, North Harbour, Portsmouth,
Hampshire =
>> PO6
>> >>>>>>> 3AU
>> >>>>>>>
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> --
>> >>>> Unless stated otherwise above:
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numb=
>> er 741598.
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>>  3AU
>> >>>>
>> >>>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> --
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>>  741598.
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>> AU
>> >>
>> >
>>
>>
>>
>> --=20
>> Unless stated otherwise above:
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>> 1598.
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>
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