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From Dave Fisher <>
Subject Re: [DOWNLOAD] Improved webpage and scripts
Date Sat, 19 May 2012 02:27:01 GMT

On May 18, 2012, at 6:09 PM, Marcus (OOo) wrote:

> Hi all,
> In the last hours and days I've worked on the DL scripts. The following was done:
> - In the sub-green box, shorten the text to make space for links to
>  checksum files directly. (Suggetion from Juergen)
> - Extend the getLink() function to accept a specific ISO code to get
>  forced to build a download URL for a specific language (and not only
>  recognize the browser's ISO code). So, on a NL website you will
>  always get a suitable localized build. (Suggestion from Ariel)
> - Extended the logic to recognize "IceWeasel" to create download URL
>  with deb package.
> - In the green box, name clearly the platform and package that
>  will be downloaded. Example:
>  "Click to start downloading the most recent version for
>  Linux 64-bit (DEB) and English (US)."
> - Delete all stuff that has to do with Bouncer as it is not used since
>  >2 years.
> - Delete all stuff that has to do with file name schema "old" as it is
>  not used since >2 years.
> - Delete all stuff that has to do with offering JRE builds as we won't
>  do any longer builds with included JRE.
> - Furthermore, a lot of code parts and functions were touched to rework
>  still needed things or delete old stuff.
> You will see only the first 4 items on the webpage. The others are in the JS scripts
> For any problem reports the data from ""
and text and link from the green box would be very helpful.
> I hope everything is still working. But I'm sure you will tell me. ;-)

It looks great. I can't wait to turn into a template, but I'll wait a bit for it to settle.
Example translations will be helpful.


> CU tomorrow
> Marcus

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