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From NoOp <gl...@sbcglobal.net>
Subject Re: [OT] OO-dev was Re: Help please
Date Mon, 08 Oct 2012 00:57:38 GMT
On 10/07/2012 05:52 PM, NoOp wrote:
> On 10/07/2012 05:10 PM, Ariel Constenla-Haile wrote:
...
>> May be it makes sense to design a minimal desktop integration with the
>> *.desktop files and their respective images only, but no mime
>> definitions.
> 
> I do seem to recall some OOo-dev builds in the past that have done this,
> but don't have any archives available.

Sorry, I forgot to add that the deb build that I referenced above does
include a DI file: openoffice.org3.4-debian-menus_3.5-9610_all.deb and
that works well for me. But... I don't have AOo3.4 installed, so that is
probably the reason why it installed.

> 
> On a dev only version (where it installs as OO-dev (AOo-dev?)), I think
> it's a good idea to add a minimal (main menu screen) DI file. That is
> not to appease folks who don't know how to add a menu, but instead to
> test to see if the basic DI structure is working & not clashing with
> other installs (AOo, LO, MS Office etc). That way when the final comes
> out, the DI will hopefully work as expected.
>   I think it's more difficult with a Windows build; my suggestion is to
> rename the program files to awriterdev, etc. I tested that on an LO
> Windows build last year (renamed to ooowriter.exe, etc) and it worked
> just fine. Couldn't get LO devs to do anything with it though:
> <http://nabble.documentfoundation.org/Change-executable-sh-names-td2108193.html>
> 
> Gary
> 
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