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From Kay Schenk <kay.sch...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: need a redirect for "contributing", was...Fwd: Discovered a problem with link on website
Date Tue, 03 Jan 2012 22:11:52 GMT
On Tue, Jan 3, 2012 at 10:18 AM, Dave Fisher <dave2wave@comcast.net> wrote:

>
> On Jan 3, 2012, at 9:16 AM, Kay Schenk wrote:
>
> > On Mon, Jan 2, 2012 at 7:23 PM, Dave Fisher <dave2wave@comcast.net>
> wrote:
> >
> >> Hi Kay,
> >>
> >> Good catch here. There are images with /contributing/_media/*.png urls
> to
> >> move out of that tree now. Done in r1226617.
> >>
> >
> > OK--I'll take a look at this today and see what needs to be done.
>
> I did it already in svn r1226617.
>
> Regards,
> Dave
>

oh foo...OK, I'll back out the changes I just did.

>
>
> >
> > And, Joe, thanks for the redirect!
> >
> >
> >> Regards,
> >> Dave
> >>
> >>
> >> On Jan 2, 2012, at 3:06 PM, Kay Schenk wrote:
> >>
> >>> Hi--
> >>>
> >>> I'm not sure who to direct this to -- we need a redirect from the old
> >>> "contributing"/xxxx (as soon as is convenient) pages to
> >>>
> >>> http://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg/get-involved.html
> >>>
> >>> ...and...what to do about a search for "contribute" which lands folks
> in
> >>> the wrong areas...
> >>>
> >>> -- *or* should we do a page redirect instead?
> >>>
> >>> see the rest of this post for the problem....
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> >>> From: Theodora Kimmel <theodora.kimmel@gmail.com>
> >>> Date: Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 6:49 PM
> >>> Subject: Discovered a problem with link on website
> >>> To: ooo-dev@incubator.apache.org
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> Hello there,
> >>>
> >>> I was reading about how to offer support, and on this page:
> >>> http://www.openoffice.org/contributing/  when I went to read about
> >>> ³Guidelines for Participate in OpenOffice.org², I was lead to a ³domain
> >> not
> >>> found page,² provided to me through Optimum Online, my cable internet
> >>> provider.
> >>>
> >>> The only way  I was able to get to the page I was looking for,
> moreover,
> >>> then required me to do a bit work and follow a number of steps.  I did
> >>> eventually get to the desired guidelines page, but obviously not
> through
> >> the
> >>> link you provided.
> >>>
> >>> Here is how I did it:
> >>>
> >>> On this ³domain not found page², I clicked this link:
> >>> www.openoffice.org/dev_docs/features/2.0/index.html, entitled ³The
> Free
> >> and
> >>> Open Productivity Suite.² It was about 3-4 titles down, if you count
> the
> >>> yellow highlighted ad at the top.
> >>>
> >>> Once I clicked this link, I was brought to this site,
> >>> http://www.openoffice.org/dev_docs/features/2.0/index.html which was
> >> back on
> >>> OpenOffice.org, but not where I needed to go.
> >>>
> >>> I then went to the top right-hand corner of the light-blue/gray tool
> bar,
> >>> just under the icon for OpenOffice.org, and clicked ³dev_docs.² I did
> >> this
> >>> because I noticed when I was on the ³domain not found page², it was
> >> focused
> >>> on ³dev_docs² and wanted to know if maybe because my search had come up
> >>> empty, that  I needed to change these words provided in this format of
> >>> dev_docs.
> >>>
> >>> Thus, when I made it back to the OpenOffice website, I decided to click
> >> on
> >>> that section, as I noticed I had somehow gotten to a page connected to
> >>> ³dev_docs,² based on the flow-chart of arrows in the previously
> mentioned
> >>> tool-bar.
> >>>
> >>> I then clicked on dev_docs, and was brought to this page:
> >>> http://www.openoffice.org/dev_docs/ and noticing there was, among the
> >>> right-hand side list of titles plus icons, one called ³guidelines,² I
> >>> clicked that, and assumed I had made it to the page I had intended to
> >> get to
> >>> all along.
> >>>
> >>> This was the page I ended up at:
> >>> http://www.openoffice.org/dev_docs/guidelines.html
> >>>
> >>> I hope this is the correct page. It seems so.
> >>>
> >>> All of this said, please check the link on your website for ³Guidelines
> >> for
> >>> Participate in OpenOffice.org² as it not linking people to dev_docs
> >> within
> >>> the OpenOffice website.
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> Thank-you,
> >>>
> >>> Theodora
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> --
> >>>
> >>
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> >>> MzK
> >>>
> >>> "You will always be lucky if you know how to make friends
> >>> with strange cats."
> >>>                                                 -- *Colonial American
> >>> proverb*
> >>
> >>
> >
> >
> > --
> >
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > MzK
> >
> > "You will always be lucky if you know how to make friends
> > with strange cats."
> >                                                  -- *Colonial American
> > proverb*
>
>


-- 
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
MzK

"You will always be lucky if you know how to make friends
 with strange cats."
                                                  -- *Colonial American
proverb*

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