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From Erik de Bruin <e...@ixsoftware.nl>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release InstallApacheFlex 1.0 - RC7
Date Thu, 18 Oct 2012 16:32:06 GMT
Cool!

We're planning on doing a .1 update not too long after the release, to
tie up ends like these. Moving forward, I like it ;-)

EdB



On Thu, Oct 18, 2012 at 6:09 PM, Stefan Horochovec
<stefan.horochovec@gmail.com> wrote:
> Erik
>
> Tonight I will download and compare all languages and open tickets.
>
> The translation into Portuguese I will update if necessary and submit the
> diff's
>
> Regards
>
> Stefan Horochovec
> Software Engineer
> Blog: http://www.horochovec.com.br/
> Twitter: http://twitter.com/horochovec
>
>
>
> 2012/10/18 Erik de Bruin <erik@ixsoftware.nl>
>
>> Stefan,
>>
>> Excellent idea. Would you like to do the honors and add a ticket for
>> each of the languages that is not complete - which really is all but
>> en_US ;-)
>>
>> Thanks!
>>
>> EdB
>>
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Oct 18, 2012 at 1:46 PM, Stefan Horochovec
>> <stefan.horochovec@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Om
>> >
>> > How about registering the need to update the translations in JIRA? So
>> would
>> > be easier to know when there is need to review some translation.
>> >
>> > Regards
>> >
>> > Stefan Horochovec
>> > Software Engineer
>> > Blog: http://www.horochovec.com.br/
>> > Twitter: http://twitter.com/horochovec
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> > 2012/10/17 Om <bigosmallm@gmail.com>
>> >
>> >> On Wed, Oct 17, 2012 at 10:57 AM, Carol Frampton <cframpto@adobe.com>
>> >> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> > On 10/17/12 9 :06AM, "Christophe Herreman" <
>> >> christophe.herreman@gmail.com>
>> >> > wrote:
>> >> >
>> >> > >I gave this a spin and here is some feedback:
>> >> > >
>> >> > >- the application did not install and I got an error saying that
the
>> >> > >installer was probably misconfigured. It turned out that I did
not
>> >> > >uninstall a previous version of the application. After doing so,
the
>> >> > >application did install. Will this be the case for every upgrade?
>> >> >
>> >> > Om or Erik should answer this with more details because I can't
>> remember
>> >> > them but I think the answer is no.
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >> The requirement of having to uninstall a previous version is mentioned
>> in
>> >> the RELEASE_NOTES document for this release.
>> >>
>> >> This is mostly because the earlier versions of the app used a different
>> >> signing certificate.  When we got serious about the release, we created
>> a
>> >> new certificate which we should stick to forever.
>> >>
>> >> Christopher probably had installed one of the first versions which was
>> >> signed with the older signing certificate.  Which is why that version
>> had
>> >> to be uninstalled first.
>> >>
>> >> Once a version with the new (correct) certificate is installed, there
>> is no
>> >> need to uninstall it  before upgrading.  Also, the auto-update mechanism
>> >> would kick in as well.
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> > >
>> >> > >- the Dutch version is missing translations (the selected directory
>> is
>> >> not
>> >> > >empty, the installer will download software..., I agree to all
>> >> options...,
>> >> > >Required, I agree, install, the small license texts, copy log,
>> Install
>> >> > >log,
>> >> > >Downloading ... from ..., verifying, open apache flex folder).
I did
>> not
>> >> > >check other languages.
>> >> > >
>> >> > >- buttons don't scale when translations are too long (in Dutch:
>> >> > >install...)
>> >> >
>> >>
>> >> I am looking for suggestions on how to improve this process.  As more
>> >> features are added, the various languages go out of sync.  Waiting for
>> all
>> >> of them to be updated would take quite some time.  It depends on the
>> >> volunteers who provided the original translations and how much bandwidth
>> >> they have available to fix these issues.
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> > >
>> >> > >- Layout: in general the layout is not similar to most other
>> installers.
>> >> > >The logo is very dominant. The main content looks like a panel
or
>> popup
>> >> > >window that can be moved, probably removing the shadow would fix
>> this.
>> >> The
>> >> > >(red) checkboxes next to the licenses invite you to click them.
It
>> would
>> >> > >probably be better to have bullets there or so and change to a
green
>> >> tick
>> >> > >(without the square) when OK.
>> >> > >
>> >> > >- log window: the window is resizable and has the logo in the
>> >> background.
>> >> > >This is visible when you resize the window. Not sure if the logo
>> should
>> >> be
>> >> > >there; a grey background is probably good to fill the bottom bar.
The
>> >> log
>> >> > >entries are now in a List; perhaps this should just be a text area
so
>> >> you
>> >> > >can directly select (parts of) the text.
>> >> >
>> >> > I believe there are existing JIRA issues for all of these for the next
>> >> > release.
>> >> >
>> >>
>> >> Not for all of the things mentioned above.
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> >
>> >> > >
>> >> > >- while installing, the title of the panel changed to "Aborting
>> >> > >installation", but everything installed correctly. Could not
>> reproduce
>> >> on
>> >> > >second run.
>> >> > >
>> >> > >PS: sorry for being inactive lately, but work is keeping me from
>> >> actively
>> >> > >contributing.
>> >> > >
>> >> > >regards,
>> >> > >Christophe
>> >> > >
>> >> > >2012/10/16 Roland Zwaga <roland@stackandheap.com>
>> >> > >
>> >> > >> +1
>> >> > >>
>> >> > >> downloaded and installed like a boss ;)
>> >> > >>
>> >> > >
>> >> > >
>> >> > >
>> >> > >--
>> >> > >Christophe Herreman
>> >> > >http://www.herrodius.com
>> >> > >http://www.springactionscript.org
>> >> > >http://www.as3commons.org
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> >>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Ix Multimedia Software
>>
>> Jan Luykenstraat 27
>> 3521 VB Utrecht
>>
>> T. 06-51952295
>> I. www.ixsoftware.nl
>>



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Ix Multimedia Software

Jan Luykenstraat 27
3521 VB Utrecht

T. 06-51952295
I. www.ixsoftware.nl

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