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From Erik de Bruin <e...@ixsoftware.nl>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release InstallApacheFlex 1.0 - RC7
Date Thu, 18 Oct 2012 12:00:29 GMT
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
>> >
>> >
>>



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