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From J├╝rgen Schmidt <jogischm...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [INFO]: minor Apache OpenOffice 3.4.1 respin release is coming
Date Sun, 27 Jan 2013 11:18:51 GMT
On 1/23/13 10:19 PM, Rob Weir wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 23, 2013 at 3:55 PM, Gavin McDonald <gavin@16degrees.com.au> wrote:
>> How will the OpenOffice auto-update feature work for this re-spun
>> not-really-a-new-release ?
>>
> 
> Each release uses a different URL that points to an XML file.  The XML
> files list the available upgrades for each language.
> 
> So take an example, Polish.  The most recent version of Polish is
> OpenOffice.org 3.3.0, so pre-Apache.  When that version checks for an
> update it retrieves this file:
> 
> http://www.openoffice.org/projects/update34/ProductUpdateService/check.Update
> 
> Polish isn't listed there, so it does not notify the user.
> 
> When we then release the Polish version of AOO 3.4.1.  We'll edit the
> XML to add an entry for Polish.  Within a week the 3.3.0 client will
> retrieve the XML again, and see an update listed and notify the user.
> 
> So it should work identically to the original batch of AOO 3.4.1
> languages.  It is just happening later.
> 
> Regards,
> 

The vote passed successful and I will start to upload the bits now.

Juergen

PS: I am traveling and have limited access to mails and network, I have
to start the upload now where I am online

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