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From Matt Richards <mricha...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Who wants to build OpenOffice?
Date Tue, 30 Aug 2011 20:37:18 GMT
On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 3:33 PM, Rob Weir <rob@robweir.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Aug 30, 2011 at 4:00 PM, Raphael Bircher <r.bircher@gmx.ch> wrote:
> > Am 30.08.11 21:24, schrieb Rob Weir:
> >>
> >> We're blessed to have experienced OOo hackers on the list who have
> >> already jumped on the new code repository and started making
> >> improvements.
> >
> > Pavel has already build AOOo succsfull on a Mac, and I tryed it... but
> crash
> > my Mac with a terrible command line typo ;-) I will reinstall it in the
> next
> > days, and try it again.
> >>
> >> But I see we have 214 people subscribed to the mailing list, including
> >> many who were not previously working on OOo code.  This is great.
> >> Growing the community to bring in new developers is key to the success
> >> of the project.
> >>
> >> Do any of you want to get an AOOo dev environment set up, so you can
> >> build OpenOffice?  If so, please respond to this note, and state what
> >> operating system you are interested in building on.
> >>
> >> Based on this information, we can have a discussion on how best to get
> >> you up to speed, whether via Q&A on this list, via IRC chat, a phone
> >> conference or maybe even a virtual machine image.
> >
> > Virtual Image you can only use for Free OS. We use IRC to solve build
> > problemes. In the last days there was also more traffic on
> > #dev.openoffice.org on freenode. So it would be great to see more
> developer
> > there.
> >
>
> I was thinking it might be good to put a focus on this.  For example,
> pick one day when everyone who wants to get started on Mac builds will
> work on that.  We coordinate in advance with Pavel, so he is available
> on IRC that day.  We have a thread so we can discuss and compare
> notes.  The end result of that day (or maybe 72 hours) is everyone who
> wants to build with Mac has done it.  And we have a set of
> enhancements/corrections that we can feed back into the build
> documentation, if anything was wrong or unclear.  Then, on another
> day, we do Debian, and on another day we do Windows, BSD, etc.
>
> This sounds like a good idea to me.

>
> > Greetings Raphael
> >>
> >>
> >> -Rob
> >>
> >
> >
> > --
> > My private Homepage: http://www.raphaelbircher.ch/
> >
>



-- 
--Matt

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