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From Maho NAKATA <cha...@mac.com>
Subject Re: Draft blog post on FreeBSD port of AOO
Date Wed, 29 Feb 2012 02:28:18 GMT
Hello Rob and Pedro,

Looks good to me. Thank you very much for polishing!
So please go ahead.
Anyway, here are my photos:
http://accc.riken.jp/maho/200811152043001.jpg
http://accc.riken.jp/maho/IMG_1067.jpg

Thanks,
 Nakata Maho

From: Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org>
Subject: Re: Draft blog post on FreeBSD port of AOO
Date: Mon, 27 Feb 2012 18:15:59 -0500

> On Mon, Feb 27, 2012 at 2:29 PM, Pedro Giffuni <pfg@apache.org> wrote:
>> On 02/27/12 13:30, Rob Weir wrote:
>>>
>>> This is based on a draft from Maho, with some additional edits from
>>> me.  Please take a look and suggest improvements:
>>>
>>>
>>> https://blogs.apache.org/preview/OOo/?previewEntry=apache_openoffice_has_been_ported
>>
>> If Maho approves, I have some suggestions:
>>
>> To the end of the first paragraph add " Maintaining this new port
>> in Apache source tree helps improve the overall portability of
>> the system and provides another valuable testing environment."
>>
>> The second paragraph, may sound better "FreeBSD is a free operating system
>> based on Berkeley's 4.4 BSD source release." Add a last sentence in that
>> paragraph: "Since the origins of the Internet it has been known to break ftp
>> performance records and power important sites like Yahoo, Hotmail and the
>> ASF infrastructure."
>>
>> change (old) OpenOffice.org --> legacy OpenOffice.org
>>
>> Instead of MN and PG --> maho@ and pfg@
>>
>> The FreeBSD team did not create fork. --> The FreeBSD team did not fork.
>>
>> Perhaps add "In FreeBSD, OpenOffice and LibreOffice porters share their
>> efforts
>> in a common mailing list: office@FreeBSD.org.
>>
>> The "Notably, Jung-uk Kim ..." line should be moved to the end of the
>> "Historically," paragraph.
>>
>> "Technically, porting is not difficult."  --> "Technically, porting has not
>> been very difficult.".
>> After " ... linux and FreeBSD are very similar", I would add "MacOSX and
>> FreeBSD also
>> share many similarities which have helped improve both ports."
>>
>> I would put that paragraph before the "Since the OpenOffice project
>> migrated".
>>
> 
> OK.  I made those changes on the draft.
> 
> One thing that is not clear to me is the reference to the "dynamic
> liner issue".  Would it be worth linking to a bug report or something
> to explain what this was?
> 
> -Rob
> 
> 
>>
>>> Maybe we could get photographs of Maho and Pedro as well?
>>
>>
>> Maybe just Maho's since he is the one signing ;).
>>
>>
>> cheers,
>>
>> Pedro.
> 

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