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From Rob Weir <robw...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Draft blog post on FreeBSD port of AOO
Date Wed, 29 Feb 2012 14:56:42 GMT
On Tue, Feb 28, 2012 at 9:28 PM, Maho NAKATA <chat95@mac.com> wrote:
> Hello Rob and Pedro,
>
> Looks good to me. Thank you very much for polishing!
> So please go ahead.


OK.  The blog post is now published:

https://blogs.apache.org/OOo/entry/apache_openoffice_has_been_ported

Let's share via social networks, blogs, etc.

I've shared on Twitter and Google+ if anyone wants to RT or Share these posts:

http://twitter.com/rcweir/statuses/174870013738614784

https://plus.google.com/u/0/110021943609888508798/posts/NiZKSUQZopB

-Rob

> 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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