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From Raphael Bircher <>
Subject Re: Build AOO on Ubuntu
Date Mon, 12 Dec 2011 09:45:30 GMT
Am 12.12.11 10:12, schrieb Andre Fischer:
> On 09.12.2011 19:07, TJ Frazier wrote:
>> On 12/9/2011 11:47, Rob Weir wrote:
>>> On Fri, Dec 9, 2011 at 2:19 AM, linyi li<> 
>>> wrote:
>>>> I downloaded source code from svn recently(by svn co
>>>> ooo), and T 
>>>> want to
>>>> build on Ubuntu followed the guide

>>>> .
>>>> But there is problem. After configure, I want to run"./bootstrap". 
>>>> But I
>>>> can not find bootstrap.
>>> Something to consider: For every new developer that tries to build
>>> and fails, because the build guide is outdated, there are probably
>>> several others who try it, fail, and then just walk away and are never
>>> heard of again. A bad initial experience for developers is harmful to
>>> the growth of the project.
>> +1
>>> Does anyone have any thoughts on why the Build Guide is not updated?
>> That I can describe exactly: Bjoern Michaelsen isn't around to push it.
>>> Do the right people not have write access to that page?
>> Anyone with a wiki account can edit the page. Anyone can sign up for a
>> wiki account. Anyone who needs some hand-holding is welcome to ask (here
>> on this list, by private email, or on my User:TJFrazier talk page); I
>> consider that part of a sysop's duties.
> Some hand-holding please.  I can log in and edit most of the pages 
> referenced on 
> Only the Building_on_Linux is not editable.  It also uses a different 
> page banner. Any idea what I am doing wrong?
I don't know, I can edit this page. Do you have me your User Name on the 

Greetings Raphael
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