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From Yuzhen Fan <fanyuz...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [RELEASE]: propose AOO 4.1.0 RC
Date Fri, 04 Apr 2014 09:18:22 GMT
Hi Pedro,

I mean the full installation package

On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 5:00 PM, Pedro Lino <pedlino@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Yuzhen
>
> Is there a patch to update 4.0.0 to 4.0.1?
> Or do you mean with the full installer?
>
>
> On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 8:49 AM, Yuzhen Fan <fanyuzhen@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Hi Pedro,
> >
> > Could you please report it in bugzilla and help to confirm if it has the
> > same problem when install 4.0.1 over an existing 4.0.0? Thanks!
> >
> >
> > On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 3:13 PM, Pedro Lino <pedlino@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > > Hi all
> > >
> > > First of all I would like to say that I'm *really* happy that update
> > > patches have arrived for the Windows OS. I was almost sure that I would
> > > never see this in a StarOffice derivative. Kudos to the AOO developers!
> > >
> > > I have installed scenario 2 (- Upgrade install 4.1.0 over an existing
> > > 4.0.1) with en_US and PT under Windows XP Pro x86 SP3 en_US.
> > >
> > > Overall everything seems to be working perfectly but there is a small
> > > quirk: the Startup Group for 4.0.1 is not removed so you end up with
> two
> > > startup groups with different names pointing at the same folder.
> > >
> > > In addition the OpenOffice logo shows on the 4.0.1 group but not on the
> > > 4.1.0.
> > >
> > > I know these are small cosmetic problems but could be confusing for
> > users.
> > >
> > > I can create a bugzilla report if necessary.
> > >
> > > Regards,
> > > Pedro
> > >
> > >
> > > On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 7:43 AM, Yuzhen Fan <fanyuzhen@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> > >
> > > > Thanks Steve for your verification on installation of new package on
> > > en_US.
> > > >
> > > > From testing perspective:
> > > > 1. The repackage changes nothing on functions, so previous and
> ongoing
> > > > tests are still valid and there is no need for retesting.
> > > > 2. But we need to retest the installation for below two typical
> > scenarios
> > > > on all language packages
> > > > - Clean install 4.1.0 with no existing versions(e.g. 4.0.1)
> > > > - Upgrade install 4.1.0 over an existing 4.0.1
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 2:09 PM, Steve Yin <steve.yin.aoo@gmail.com>
> > > wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > No problem found.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 1:31 PM, Steve Yin <steve.yin.aoo@gmail.com
> >
> > > > wrote:
> > > > >
> > > > > > It's great to hear that. I am going to try the new package now.
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 12:31 PM, Jürgen Schmidt <
> > > jogischmidt@gmail.com
> > > > > >wrote:
> > > > > >
> > > > > >> On 4/3/14 6:06 PM, Jürgen Schmidt wrote:
> > > > > >> > On 4/3/14 5:43 PM, Jürgen Schmidt wrote:
> > > > > >> >> On 4/3/14 5:34 PM, Jürgen Schmidt wrote:
> > > > > >> >>> ATTENTION: we have to repackage the windows
builds, the vote
> > > will
> > > > > >> >>> continue because we change nothing, just repackage
the
> install
> > > > > >> packages
> > > > > >> >>>
> > > > > >> >>> I have built with the release=t flag to be
prepared for
> future
> > > > > patches
> > > > > >> >>> that will allow us for example to upgrade a
4.1 or 4.2 to an
> > > 4.3.
> > > > > The
> > > > > >> >>> whole mechanism is very complex and it seems
that we have
> > > > overseen a
> > > > > >> >>> small detail. No big thing we just have to
rebuild for now
> and
> > > > have
> > > > > to
> > > > > >> >>> test the patch mechanism a little bit more.
> > > > > >> >>>
> > > > > >> >>> That means also that the msp have to be used
even more
> > careful.
> > > > They
> > > > > >> >>> work to upgrade a 4.0.1 to a 4.1 but the next
msp for a
> > > potential
> > > > > 4.2
> > > > > >> or
> > > > > >> >>> 4.1.1 can't be applied to a patched 4.0.1.
> > > > > >> >>
> > > > > >> >> The current problem is that the new full install
sets can't
> be
> > > > > >> installed
> > > > > >> >> over an existing 4.0.1 this. Something that we
don't want for
> > now
> > > > ;-)
> > > > > >> >
> > > > > >> > I will delete the full install sets now to avoid further
> > > confusion.
> > > > > Stay
> > > > > >> > tuned probably tomorrow the new builds are available.
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> Ok, Windows full install sets are replaced. I wish you all
happy
> > > > testing
> > > > > >> and voting and will be back on Monday.
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> We have only repackaged that means the about dialog will
contain
> > the
> > > > > >> same values as before.
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> Juergen
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> >
> > > > > >> > Juergen
> > > > > >> >
> > > > > >> >>
> > > > > >> >> Juergen
> > > > > >> >>
> > > > > >> >>>
> > > > > >> >>> Juergen
> > > > > >> >>>
> > > > > >> >>>
> > > > > >> >>> On 4/2/14 3:16 PM, Jürgen Schmidt wrote:
> > > > > >> >>>> Hi,
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >> >>>> FOLLOW UP discussion please on the dev
list!!!
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >> >>>> Last week I proposed a final schedule for
our upcoming AOO
> > 4.1
> > > > > >> release.
> > > > > >> >>>> We are a little bit behind because the
fact that we had to
> > fix
> > > > some
> > > > > >> >>>> further critical issues. Nevertheless I
would like to
> > propose a
> > > > > >> first RC
> > > > > >> >>>> based on revision 1583666 from the AOO410
branch. We spend
> a
> > > lot
> > > > of
> > > > > >> time
> > > > > >> >>>> in preparing the RC in time and the upload
is ongoing. The
> > > MacOS
> > > > > and
> > > > > >> >>>> Windows versions are already available
and the Linux upload
> > is
> > > > > still
> > > > > >> >>>> ongoing. But keep in mind the binaries
are for convenience
> > and
> > > > the
> > > > > >> >>>> release relevant bits are the source release.
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >> >>>> The RC builds can be found as always under
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >>
> > > > >
> > > >
> > >
> >
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/Development+Snapshot+Builds
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >> >>>> An overview of the fixes issues, enhancements
and tasks
> going
> > > > into
> > > > > >> this
> > > > > >> >>>> release can be found under
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >>
> > > > >
> > >
> http://people.apache.org/~jsc/milestones/4.1.0-rc/AOO4.1.0_RC_fixes.html
> > > > .
> > > > > >> >>>> I invite all volunteers to help with the
verification of
> the
> > > > fixed
> > > > > >> >>>> issues. Especially the issues related to
translation
> > > > updates/fixes
> > > > > >> >>>> should be verified by native speakers.
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >> >>>> A related RAT scan can be found under
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >>
> > > > >
> > >
> http://people.apache.org/~jsc/milestones/4.1.0-rc/AOO4.1.0_RAT_Scan.html
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >> >>>> I have also prepared patches (msp) for
Windows and for the
> > > > > languages
> > > > > >> we
> > > > > >> >>>> have released with AOO 4.0.1. The patches
are intended for
> > > > private
> > > > > >> use
> > > > > >> >>>> only and of course for testing but not
for the release.
> It's
> > > the
> > > > > >> first
> > > > > >> >>>> time that we prepared a complete set of
patches and we have
> > to
> > > > test
> > > > > >> the
> > > > > >> >>>> functionality a little bit more. The related
full install
> > sets
> > > > are
> > > > > >> >>>> prepared for patches in the future and
can release patches
> in
> > > the
> > > > > >> future
> > > > > >> >>>> as well if they work as expected. By the
way I have
> upgraded
> > > AOO
> > > > > >> 4.0.1
> > > > > >> >>>> (en-US) on my Windows laptop with the msp
to AOO 4.1 ;-)
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >> >>>> I plan to start a vote for this RC later
today and let it
> run
> > > > until
> > > > > >> >>>> Sunday night, means enough time to test
and evaluate the
> bits
> > > > > >> careful.
> > > > > >> >>>> Linux binaries will be available tomorrow
latest.
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >> >>>> We have not fixed and integrated all requested
showstoppers
> > > > because
> > > > > >> they
> > > > > >> >>>> were not all showstoppers from my perspective
and we should
> > > take
> > > > > into
> > > > > >> >>>> account that we have limited resources
in the project able
> to
> > > fix
> > > > > >> >>>> issues. We focused on issues that are obviously
> showstoppers
> > > and
> > > > on
> > > > > >> >>>> those who are relevant for most of our
users.
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >> >>>> Juergen
> > > > > >> >>>>
> > > > > >> >>>
> > > > > >> >>
> > > > > >> >
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >>
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> > > > > >>
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > --
> > > > > > Best Regards,
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Steve Yin
> > > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > --
> > > > > Best Regards,
> > > > >
> > > > > Steve Yin
> > > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > --
> > > > Regards,
> > > > Yu Zhen
> > > >
> > >
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Regards,
> > Yu Zhen
> >
>



-- 
Regards,
Yu Zhen

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