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From Kay Schenk <>
Subject Re: [DOWNLOAD][PROPOSAL] How to download another version than offered in the green box?
Date Thu, 05 Jun 2014 23:10:47 GMT

On 06/05/2014 03:38 PM, Marcus (OOo) wrote:
> Am 06/05/2014 01:03 PM, schrieb Andrea Pescetti:
>> On 30/05/2014 Marcus (OOo) wrote:
>>> The both download buttons have now a hover over effect. They are
>>> displayed inverted.
>>> So, what do think is better as permanent design?
>>> - Go back as it was before:
>>> Light background, dark border, dark text
>> This is highly subjective, but this version looks nicer. It's a bit
>> confusing to see both buttons change color when one hovers on one of
>> them, so I would be for removing the hovering effect on buttons (still
>> keep it on the outer div) and have them always in the "dark text light
>> background" version.
> sure both buttons should react independent of each other. I've fixed this.
> Regarding the styling, this is indeed really a question of taste. To see
> the difference maybe better, I've styled both buttons different.
> @All:
> Please look again and decide then. I would go with the majority of
> opinions.

I'm looking at this page and I hope it's the right version:

I don't know if there's much benefit to the hovering on the main areas,
but I do like the background changes on the individual buttons in the
download area.

>> For the rest, really impressive improvements!

yes...I know this will solve a lot of our download issues.

> Thanks.
>> Of course there are some unavoidable issues (like Mac-32 Hebrew 4.1.0
>> recommends 4.0.1 that sends you back to the former choice instead of
>> sending you to the Mac-64 version), but the user experience is better
>> than the current one.
> Just to let this not uncommented:
> It is possible to catch also this and other special cases. But it would
> increase the complexity of the scripting. And I want to avoid this.
>> I wouldn't offer version 3.4.1 from that page (so keep it as it is).
> I see the argument that it is the last stable release of the 3.x series.
> So, could make sense to have it in the version list instead of pointing
> somewhere to the archive.
> Marcus
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