openoffice-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Ηρακλής Μουτίδης <imout...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Introducing my self and my goals.
Date Sun, 13 Dec 2015 14:41:43 GMT
Dear Damjan, Jatin and Wlada,

I am going to start working on the issues Wlada suggested and the missing
functions of Calc suggested by Damjan.
Thanks a lot for your time.

Jatin thank you for letting me know good luck on your project.

Best regards,
Iraklis

2015-12-13 2:15 GMT+02:00 Vladislav Stevanovic <
stevanovicvladislav@gmail.com>:

> Or this:
> https://forum.openoffice.org/en/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=78684
>
> Regards,
> Wlada
>
> 2015-12-13 1:04 GMT+01:00 Vladislav Stevanovic <
> stevanovicvladislav@gmail.com>:
>
> > Hello Iraklis,
> >
> > If you're looking for something small, you could try to fix this (open
> > attached Calc file).
> >
> > Regards,
> > Wlada
> >
> > 2015-12-12 5:48 GMT+01:00 #PATHANGI JANARDHANAN JATINSHRAVAN# <
> > JATINSHR001@e.ntu.edu.sg>:
> >
> >> Hi Iraklis,
> >>         I have picked up the task to provide whole row/column references
> >> in Calc so if you don’t mind, could you please pick up an alternative
> task?
> >>
> >> Thanks
> >> Jatin
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> On 12/11/15, 1:06 AM, "Damjan Jovanovic" <damjan@apache.org> wrote:
> >>
> >> >Hi Iraklis
> >> >
> >> >If you're looking for something small, you could try implementing a few
> >> >missing Calc functions from
> >> >
> >>
> https://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Calc/ODFF_Implementation/Examine_functions
> >> >based on the guide at
> >> >
> >>
> https://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Calc/Implementation/Spreadsheet_Functions
> >> >and the ODF formula specification at
> >> >
> http://docs.oasis-open.org/office/v1.2/os/OpenDocument-v1.2-os-part2.htm
> >> .
> >> >The IFERROR and ISNA functions would be good to have.
> >> >
> >> >There is no shortage of big things either :-). Here's a few off the top
> >> of
> >> >my head:
> >> >* An OOXML export filter would be a big help to our users, but I think
> >> >that's probably too difficult - the specification a 6000 page document.
> >> It
> >> >might be possible to use the Apache POI project which already provides
> >> >OOXML reading and writing in Java.
> >> >* Calc doesn't provide whole row/column references like C:C or 5:5
> while
> >> >Excel does, which are helpful to use in implicit intersection, among
> >> others
> >> >(eg. in cell E34, you don't need to use D34 to refer to the cell just
> to
> >> >the left, you can just type D:D and it will automatically use the
> current
> >> >row).
> >> >* CSV file support in Base could be reimplemented to use the HSQLDB
> >> >database which already supports CSV, which would allow the full range
> of
> >> >SQL queries with joins, grouping, correlated subqueries, scalar
> >> operators,
> >> >and other advanced features that the current CSV file support doesn't
> >> >provide. This would also involve some work on HSQLDB to get CSV parsing
> >> >working exactly how it does now. Also spreadsheets are equally badly
> >> >supported as a data source in Base, and by extending HSQLDB a bit, the
> >> >spreadsheet support could be reimplemented using HSQLDB to provide the
> >> same
> >> >powerful query capabilities CSV would have.
> >> >
> >> >If you need other ideas, look through Bugzilla. Please let me know if
> you
> >> >decide.
> >> >
> >> >Regards
> >> >Damjan
> >> >
> >> >On Tue, Nov 24, 2015 at 11:49 PM, Ηρακλής Μουτίδης <imoutidi@gmail.com
> >
> >> >wrote:
> >> >
> >> >> Hi Damjan,
> >> >>
> >> >> I will have a look to the wikis.
> >> >> I am also interested in your suggestions, so if you think that i can
> >> help
> >> >> in something please let me know.
> >> >>
> >> >> Thank you for your time.
> >> >>
> >> >> Regards,
> >> >> Iraklis
> >> >>
> >> >> 2015-11-22 19:48 GMT+02:00 Damjan Jovanovic <damjan@apache.org>:
> >> >>
> >> >> > Hi Iraklis
> >> >> >
> >> >> > Sorry for the late reply.
> >> >> >
> >> >> > Writer and Impress have their wiki pages on:
> >> >> > https://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Writer
> >> >> > https://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Impress
> >> >> >
> >> >> > Writer is our biggest user-facing application, double the size
of
> the
> >> >> next
> >> >> > biggest (Calc). If you want to get started with them, finding
> issues
> >> with
> >> >> > Bugzilla is probably best. I've never developed either, so if
you
> are
> >> >> still
> >> >> > looking for development suggestions from me, they will have to
be
> on
> >> >> other
> >> >> > things for now.
> >> >> >
> >> >> > Regards
> >> >> > Damjan
> >> >> >
> >> >> > On Tue, Nov 10, 2015 at 10:25 PM, Ηρακλής Μουτίδης
<
> >> imoutidi@gmail.com>
> >> >> > wrote:
> >> >> >
> >> >> > > Hi Damjan,
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > I often use Writer and Impress and i can say that i am interested
> >> on
> >> >> > these,
> >> >> > > but i really dont know how it actually is to develope on
them.
> >> >> > > I think after completing some easy tasks i will able to say
what
> i
> >> >> prefer
> >> >> > > to do. I am open to suggestions and i hope with a little
of your
> >> help i
> >> >> > > will be ok.
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > Thanks a ton for your time.
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > Regards.
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > 2015-11-10 20:56 GMT+02:00 Damjan Jovanovic <damjan@apache.org>:
> >> >> > >
> >> >> > > > Hi Iraklis
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > > > That's great :-).
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > > > Is there any areas of OpenOffice that interest you,
or that you
> >> use
> >> >> > > often?
> >> >> > > > It's a large project, and it's hard to know what to
suggest you
> >> get
> >> >> > > started
> >> >> > > > with.
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > > > Regards
> >> >> > > > Damjan
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > > > On Mon, Nov 9, 2015 at 7:40 AM, Ηρακλής Μουτίδης
<
> >> imoutidi@gmail.com
> >> >> >
> >> >> > > > wrote:
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > > > > Dear Damjan,
> >> >> > > > >
> >> >> > > > > I just finished compiling OpenOffice on Ububtu
14.04.
> >> >> > > > > After a few failed attempts i finally did it :).
> >> >> > > > >
> >> >> > > > > Although i got an error message on the last installation
> >> command
> >> >> the
> >> >> > > > > program works just fine.
> >> >> > > > > the error was:( Processing triggers for shared-mime-info
> >> >> > (1.2-0ubuntu3)
> >> >> > > > ...
> >> >> > > > > Errors were encountered while processing:
> >> >> > > > >
> >> >> > > > >
> >> >> > > > >
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > >
> >> >> >
> >> >>
> >>
> unxlngx6.pro/Apache_OpenOffice/deb/install/en-US/DEBS/desktop-integration/openoffice4.2-debian-menus_4.2-9800_all.deb
> >> >> > > > > )
> >> >> > > > > I will continue reading the links  you provided.
> >> >> > > > >
> >> >> > > > > Regards,
> >> >> > > > > Iraklis
> >> >> > > > >
> >> >> > > > >
> >> >> > > > > 2015-11-06 14:38 GMT+02:00 Ηρακλής Μουτίδης
<
> >> imoutidi@gmail.com>:
> >> >> > > > >
> >> >> > > > > > Dear Damjan,
> >> >> > > > > >
> >> >> > > > > > Thanks for the info.
> >> >> > > > > > I will start checking the code and read the
wiki.
> >> >> > > > > >
> >> >> > > > > > I currently use Ubuntu 14.04 and Windows 7.
> >> >> > > > > >
> >> >> > > > > > Regards,
> >> >> > > > > > Iraklis
> >> >> > > > > >
> >> >> > > > > > 2015-11-06 3:45 GMT+02:00 Damjan Jovanovic
<
> >> damjan@apache.org>:
> >> >> > > > > >
> >> >> > > > > >> Hi Iraklis
> >> >> > > > > >>
> >> >> > > > > >> Alright I'll prepare some easy things
to get you started.
> >> >> > > > > >>
> >> >> > > > > >> In the meanwhile you should probably start
by checking out
> >> the
> >> >> > > source
> >> >> > > > > code
> >> >> > > > > >> from SVN and getting it to compile:
> >> >> > > > > >> http://openoffice.apache.org/source.html
> >> >> > > > > >>
> >> >> https://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Documentation/Building_Guide_AOO
> >> >> > > > > >>
> >> >> > > > > >> and do some reading on our website/wiki
while it's
> >> compiling:
> >> >> > > > > >>
> >> http://openoffice.apache.org/orientation/intro-development.html
> >> >> .
> >> >> > > > > >> https://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Documentation/DevGuide
> >> >> > > > > >> https://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Hacking
> >> >> > > > > >> https://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Source_code_directories
> >> >> > > > > >>
> https://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Architecture/Process_Flow
> >> >> > > > > >>
> >> >> > > > > >> What platform are you on?
> >> >> > > > > >>
> >> >> > > > > >> Regards
> >> >> > > > > >> Damjan
> >> >> > > > > >>
> >> >> > > > > >> On Thu, Nov 5, 2015 at 10:10 PM, Ηρακλής
Μουτίδης <
> >> >> > > imoutidi@gmail.com
> >> >> > > > >
> >> >> > > > > >> wrote:
> >> >> > > > > >>
> >> >> > > > > >> > Hi Damjan,
> >> >> > > > > >> >
> >> >> > > > > >> > Really nice to be here.
> >> >> > > > > >> > To be honest i dont have any ideas
of what i want to
> >> >> contribute
> >> >> > > and
> >> >> > > > > >> > somesuggestions to get me started
would be great.
> >> >> > > > > >> > Also any help or mentoring would
be great too.
> >> >> > > > > >> >
> >> >> > > > > >> > Thanks for your quick reply.
> >> >> > > > > >> > Hope i can help the project.
> >> >> > > > > >> >
> >> >> > > > > >> > Regards.
> >> >> > > > > >> >
> >> >> > > > > >> >
> >> >> > > > > >> > 2015-11-05 19:43 GMT+02:00 Damjan
Jovanovic <
> >> >> damjan@apache.org
> >> >> > >:
> >> >> > > > > >> >
> >> >> > > > > >> > > Hi Iraklis
> >> >> > > > > >> > >
> >> >> > > > > >> > > That's great, welcome to Apache
OpenOffice :-).
> >> >> > > > > >> > >
> >> >> > > > > >> > > Do you have any idea of what
you want to contribute,
> or
> >> >> would
> >> >> > > you
> >> >> > > > > like
> >> >> > > > > >> > some
> >> >> > > > > >> > > easy development suggestions
to get started?
> >> >> > > > > >> > >
> >> >> > > > > >> > > Feel free to email this mailing
list with any
> >> development
> >> >> > issues
> >> >> > > > or
> >> >> > > > > >> > > questions, and if you'd like
someone to mentor you, I
> am
> >> >> > > > available.
> >> >> > > > > >> > >
> >> >> > > > > >> > > Thank you
> >> >> > > > > >> > > Damjan Jovanovic
> >> >> > > > > >> > >
> >> >> > > > > >> > > On Thu, Nov 5, 2015 at 12:08
PM, Ηρακλής Μουτίδης <
> >> >> > > > > imoutidi@gmail.com
> >> >> > > > > >> >
> >> >> > > > > >> > > wrote:
> >> >> > > > > >> > >
> >> >> > > > > >> > > > Hello everyone my name
is Iraklis Moutidis and I am
> a
> >> MSc
> >> >> > > > student
> >> >> > > > > at
> >> >> > > > > >> > > > Computer Science Department
of Aristotle University
> of
> >> >> > > > > Thessaloniki
> >> >> > > > > >> > > > (Greece). I have 3 years
experience with C++, and 2
> >> years
> >> >> > > > > experience
> >> >> > > > > >> > with
> >> >> > > > > >> > > > Java. I need to contribute
to an open source project
> >> for
> >> >> the
> >> >> > > > > >> duration
> >> >> > > > > >> > of
> >> >> > > > > >> > > > this semester (ending in
January). The main goal of
> >> the
> >> >> > class
> >> >> > > is
> >> >> > > > > to
> >> >> > > > > >> > write
> >> >> > > > > >> > > > and contribute code to
an open source project. I was
> >> >> hoping
> >> >> > I
> >> >> > > > > could
> >> >> > > > > >> > help
> >> >> > > > > >> > > > with Development 3- 4 hours
a week for this time. I
> am
> >> >> also
> >> >> > > > > >> interested
> >> >> > > > > >> > to
> >> >> > > > > >> > > > continue participating
to the project after the end
> >> of my
> >> >> > > class.
> >> >> > > > > >> > > >
> >> >> > > > > >> > > >
> >> >> > > > > >> > > > Thanks in advance.
> >> >> > > > > >> > > >
> >> >> > > > > >> > >
> >> >> > > > > >> >
> >> >> > > > > >>
> >> >> > > > > >
> >> >> > > > > >
> >> >> > > > >
> >> >> > > >
> >> >> > >
> >> >> >
> >> >>
> >>
> >
> >
>

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message