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From Ariel Constenla-Haile <>
Subject Re: update service - proposal for temporary solution until AOO 3.4 is released.
Date Mon, 19 Mar 2012 20:40:46 GMT
Hi *,

On Mon, Mar 19, 2012 at 05:10:18PM +0100, Oliver-Rainer Wittmann wrote:
> >Oliver--
> >
> >I am not following here. I have an old binary version of 3.3 installed as a
> >normal user would. I do not have a "version.ini" file -- this is part of
> >the source not the delivered binary. Users would not be expecting to change
> >files associated with the product to deal with this. In other words, we
> >need/should come up with a reply that will work with existing installs that
> >will not require any other changes.
> >
> >Am I missing something?
> >
> it is only for testing XML snippets which would be provided as the
> response to the HTTP GET request.
> You should have a <version.*> file in your installation. Under
> Windows it is named <version.ini>. Under Linux and MacOS X it is
> named <version.rc>.
> [ It looks like that I am too much focused on Windows ;-) ]

IIRC Kay is a Linux user, on Linux you'll find the file on

You can make it point to a regular file using file:// instead of http://

Ariel Constenla-Haile
La Plata, Argentina

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