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From Oliver-Rainer Wittmann <>
Subject Re: [AOO 4.0]: migration of AOO 3.4.x/OOo 3.x user profile data - help needed
Date Tue, 18 Jun 2013 08:58:07 GMT

On 28.05.2013 17:10, Oliver-Rainer Wittmann wrote:
> Hi,
> I would like to activate/introduce code which migrates certain user
> profile data from AOO 3.4.x and OOo 3.x installations during the
> reactivated FirstStartWizard when the user starts the first time an
> installed AOO 4.0.
> I have submitted two issues for this task:
> - 122398 for the reactivation of the FirstStartWizard [1]
> - 122397 for the code and configuration changes to migrate an AOO
> 3.4.x/OOo 3.x user profile [2]

I have solved both tasks inclusive the migration of user-installed 

As the translation deadline has passed I have made no string changes.

Please provide feedback from your tests once a snapshot build or a 
buildbot build including these changes is available.

Best regards, Oliver.

> In the last days I had a look at the user profile migration code and its
> configuration. I figured out how it works in general.
> Further investigation is needed to figure out, if and how the existing
> service to 'migrate' installed extensions works. I am currently not
> sure, if the automatic user profile migration should try to install
> extensions from a former version. My current preference is not to
> migrate extension from a former version.
> I need support and help with the migration of the user profile:
> (A) To figure out and test the user profile migration 'real-life' user
> profiles or 'early-alpha-testers' would be welcome.
> Thus, send my your AOO 3.4.x or OOo 3.x user profile in a compressed
> form (.zip file or .tar.gz file or ...) or let me know, if you want to
> try my builds.
> (B) The first page of the FirstStartWizard is a general welcome
> containing the following en-US strings.
> String "This wizard will guide you through the license agreement, the
> transfer of user data from %OLD_VERSION and the registration of
> %PRODUCTNAME.", if a user profile for a migration is found, and string
> "This wizard will guide you through the registration of %PRODUCTNAME."
> otherwise.
> Since at least OOo 3.2 no license agreement was shown --> no text for a
> license agreement is needed on the welcome page.
> Since AOO 3.4 we do not have a registration --> no text for a
> registration has to be shown.
> Thus, I am asking for new string proposals for the welcome page of the
> FirstStartWizard.
> I have attached screenshots of the currently deactivated FirstStartWizard.
> [1]
> [2]
> Thanks in advance,
> Oliver.

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