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From Alex Harui <aha...@adobe.com>
Subject Re: I give up (was [VOTE] Release InstallApacheFlex 1.0 - RC6)
Date Fri, 12 Oct 2012 07:03:48 GMT
I'm frustrated too, but remember, my vote isn't holding up the release
per-se.  I cannot veto the release.  If enough of you want to vote to ship
it with these mistakes I cannot prevent that.

However, I personally don't like obvious spelling and grammatical errors.
It just makes us look bad.  I'm sorry I didn't scrutinize the change list
for the SWFObject change before, but also, I miss lots of things when
scanning diffs.  My main focus has been on trying to get every mustella test
to pass.  Maybe I should have prioritized the Installer more than I did.

-Alex


On 10/11/12 11:52 PM, "Erik de Bruin" <erik@ixsoftware.nl> wrote:

> Hi,
> 
> These things (an extra 'The', really?) should not hold up a release
> indefinitely. It's like the project doesn't want to release this. Or,
> if it's so important to the project that having a capitalised "The" in
> the documents will ruin the project's reputation, why aren't more
> people contributing so Om and I can rely on the extra eyeballs BEFORE
> we cut an RC? I've stood by and contributed through 6 (!) release
> candidates, but my patience has run out. Working on the minutiae of
> text based changes in supporting files and the work associated with
> creating reliable release candidates has prevented me from doing
> meaningful contributions to Mustella, the website and the next version
> of the Installer. This is a waste of my time.
> 
> I'll be putting in my time on the website, and maybe after the
> Installers release (ha!) I'll start work on it again, but for now I
> give up.
> 
> Take care,
> 
> EdB
> 
> 
> 
> On Fri, Oct 12, 2012 at 2:36 AM, Alex Harui <aharui@adobe.com> wrote:
>> OK, checked it in.  Hopefully the next one will be the one.
>> 
>> 
>> On 10/11/12 4:58 PM, "Om" <bigosmallm@gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>>> Please make the changes in trunk and let me know.   I will include these
>>> changes in the next RC.
>>> 
>>> Thanks,
>>> Om
>>> On Oct 11, 2012 4:45 PM, "Alex Harui" <aharui@adobe.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>>> Om, thanks for the new RC.  Unfortunately my vote is:
>>>> -0.25
>>>> 
>>>> The text in the licensing dialog for SWFObject now says "The The MIT
>>>> License..."
>>>> 
>>>> (Minor stuff below)
>>>> -I also noticed that in OSMF "The" is capitalized in: "Do you want to
>>>> install The Open Source Media Framework (OSMF)?"
>>>> 
>>>> -Same for Text Layout Framework
>>>> 
>>>> -The package name is 1.0.5.  Was it supposed to be 1.0.6?
>>>> 
>>>> Sorry,
>>>> --
>>>> Alex Harui
>>>> Flex SDK Team
>>>> Adobe Systems, Inc.
>>>> http://blogs.adobe.com/aharui
>>>> 
>>>> 
>> 
>> --
>> Alex Harui
>> Flex SDK Team
>> Adobe Systems, Inc.
>> http://blogs.adobe.com/aharui
>> 
> 
> 

-- 
Alex Harui
Flex SDK Team
Adobe Systems, Inc.
http://blogs.adobe.com/aharui


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