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From drew <d...@baseanswers.com>
Subject Re: [OT] Re: Help please - working on an AOO34 CD
Date Tue, 26 Jun 2012 14:37:21 GMT
On Tue, 2012-06-26 at 10:34 -0400, Rob Weir wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 26, 2012 at 10:24 AM, drew <drew@baseanswers.com> wrote:
> > On Tue, 2012-06-26 at 10:11 -0400, Rob Weir wrote:
> >> On Tue, Jun 26, 2012 at 10:06 AM, drew jensen
> >> <drewjensen.inbox@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> > On Tue, 2012-06-26 at 09:47 +0200, J├╝rgen Schmidt wrote:
> >> >> On 6/25/12 9:20 PM, Rob Weir wrote:
> >> >> > On Mon, Jun 25, 2012 at 3:17 PM, Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org>
wrote:
> >> >> >> On Mon, Jun 25, 2012 at 11:34 AM, drew jensen
> >> >> >> <drewjensen.inbox@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> >> >>> Howdy,
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> Have been working on an AOO 3.4 CD image - suitable for
boosters to use
> >> >> >>> as swag, part of individual supports toolbox, etc.
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> The work is down to the final stages now and I could use
some help in
> >> >> >>> the way of input with some of the details.
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> THIS IS NOT FINISHED - but in wanted folks to see exactly
what I have
> >> >> >>> this morning so made use of the sf.net resources to do
so.
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> Two files added here:
> >> >> >>> http://sourceforge.net/projects/lorepo/files/AOO34/
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> cd-aoo34-bin.iso and cd-aoo-34-src.iso
> >> >> >>> (again these are NOT intended for distribution yet..)
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> I just downloaded and burned the BIN image.  Overall this
is totally
> >> >> >> awesome, a truly righteous and outstanding accomplishment.
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >
> >> >> > Sorry, just to be clear.  I was praising Drew's work producing
the
> >> >> > image, not my CD burning.
> >> >>
> >> >> you can really burn CD's, wow ;-)
> >> >
> >> >>
> >> >> Juergen
> >> >>
> >> >> PS: I haven't checked the ISO image but does it have an autorun.inf
file?
> >> >>
> >> >
> >> > No it doesn't have an autorun file.
> >> >
> >> > By the way - are both of you on the OASIS ODF..hmmm, team, project, not
> >> > sure what to call that - I really want to yell at someone from OASIS
> >> > about their stupidity on Plug-fests...so which of you is it?
> >> >
> >>
> >> We have several OASIS members in the AOO project: me, Oliver, Don,
> >> Louis, Dennis, and anyone else I missed ;-).  But the Plugfests are
> >> not done by OASIS.  They are organized by another group that works
> >> informally, albeit with a membership that overlaps.
> >>
> >> What's the issue?
> >
> > What is this I hear that TDF is being denied the use of the name, ODF
> > Plugfest. The plan was to host such an event at our annual conference
> > but apparently folks (hell IBM) is blocking it...so what's up with that
> > - what happened to openness as in Open standard, non encumbered by....
> > and all that BS?
> >
> 
> You'll need to ask someone in LO, probably Charles Schutz.  He is the
> one making accusations  My attempts to fathom what he is talking about
> have failed.
> 
> In terms of facts:
> 
> 1) There is a Program Committee for organizing Plugfests.  They do
> their work on this mailing list:
> https://open.nlnet.nl/mailman/listinfo/plugtest-organisers
> 
> 2) No one from LibreOffice has requested to use the term "ODF
> Plugfest" on this mailing list.
> 
> 3) No one from LibreOffice has sent a proposal to hold a Plugfest to this list.
> 
> 4) No one (to my knowledge) from IBM has opposed or even given an
> opinion on TDF hosting a Plugfest.
> 
> You can review the complete thread here and correlate it to Charle's
> assertions on the LO marketing list:
> 
> https://open.nlnet.nl/pipermail/plugtest-organisers/2012-June/thread.html
> 
> -Rob

Thank you - I will indeed ask Charles why he said what he did then.

now back to the regularly scheduled show for this channel :)


> 
> >>
> >> -Rob
> >>
> >> >
> >> >> autorun.inf:
> >> >> [autorun]
> >> >> open=<myloader>.exe
> >> >> icon= myicon.ico
> >> >>
> >> >> The disadvantage is that it can only open *.exe and no batch or html
> >> >> files directly.
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >> >
> >> >> > -Rob
> >> >> >
> >> >> >> But a few quick observations:
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> 1) Is the audience for this end-users?  Conference organizers?
 As it
> >> >> >> is now it is not clear where to start.  I insert CD and just
get the
> >> >> >> directory listing.  This is on Windows 7.  Maybe other OS's
know to
> >> >> >> automatically load index.html from a CD?  Or is there something
else
> >> >> >> that would trigger this?
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> 2) On index.html, you have under quick install, links with
the text,
> >> >> >> "I know how".   Maybe just me, but I was looking for a parallel
one
> >> >> >> saying "I don't know how"
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> 3) Contact.html.  Typos on 2nd header "Questions regardig
the Apache
> >> >> >> OpenOfice project"
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> 4) You are including all the language installs, but only art
work in
> >> >> >> English.  It it in your longer term plans to get translations
added?
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >> -Rob
> >> >> >>
> >> >> >>> What's in them currently?
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> cd-aoo34-bin.iso
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> AOO 3.4 Binaries
> >> >> >>> - Windows English(us) full install package
> >> >> >>> - All Windows language packs released with 3.4
> >> >> >>> - Windows SDK
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> Documents, all as PDF
> >> >> >>> - Installation Guide
> >> >> >>> - Getting Started Guide
> >> >> >>> - Administration Guide
> >> >> >>> - Basic Programmers Guide
> >> >> >>> - Developers Guide
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> HTML files
> >> >> >>> - Index [home] (started as webstie page - done)
> >> >> >>> - Files (started from website page - done)
> >> >> >>> - Instructions (not close to done)
> >> >> >>> - Conatct [support] (could be done maybe)
> >> >> >>> - Release Notes [notes] (copy of webstie page, added one
graphic - done)
> >> >> >>> - License (not done)
> >> >> >>> - java (copy of website page - done)
> >> >> >>> - sys_reqs_aoo34 (copy of webstie page)
> >> >> >>> - ooo.css and style.css from webstie, 1 changes in each
file
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> Print ready artwork for packaging
> >> >> >>> - Thin / Tall DVD case cover
> >> >> >>> - Cut/Fold CD envelope template
> >> >> >>> - Pre-fab sleeve cover
> >> >> >>> - disk label
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> cd-aoo-34-src.iso
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> All the files in the cd-aoo-34-bin.iso and the source
files tar ball,
> >> >> >>> along with changes to a couple of html files.
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> -----------
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> So - there are things I see to do on each piece here still.
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> I do not expect to add any other artifacts at this point.
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> For today I want to finish up an the install help page(s).
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> Right now though any general feedback on _any_ of it is
welcomed.
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> Thanks
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>> //drew
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>>
> >> >> >>>
> >> >>
> >> >>
> >> >
> >> >
> >>
> >
> >
> 



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