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From Andre Fischer <awf....@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Mac release
Date Mon, 15 Jul 2013 16:57:15 GMT
On 15.07.2013 18:08, Kay Schenk wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 15, 2013 at 8:22 AM, Marcus (OOo) <marcus.mail@wtnet.de> wrote:
>
>> Am 07/15/2013 10:18 AM, schrieb Andre Fischer:
>>
>>   Issue 122732 [1]reminded me of the problem on Mac where the system
>>> complains that the AOO installation packaged does not come from the
>>> Apple app store. As Ariel pointed out, this is covered in the release
>>> notes for AOO 3.4.0 and 3.4.1.
>>>
>>> I am not sure that that many users would find the note in the release
>>> notes, follow the link to the solution and fix it.
>>> I wonder if it would be a good idea to explain this at a more visible
>>> place, like the download button for the Mac version. Does anybody know
>>> if that is possible?
>>>
>>> -Andre
>>>
>>>
>>> [1] https://issues.apache.org/ooo/**show_bug.cgi?id=122732<https://issues.apache.org/ooo/show_bug.cgi?id=122732>
>>>
>> It is possible. However I don't like to have an exception for users of
>> platform X. This would make the "index.html" more unreadable than it is
>> already.
>>
>> Therefore I've created a general text and link to the release notes (of
>> course, it's still intermediate):
>>
>> http://ooo-site.staging.**apache.org/download/test/**index.html<http://ooo-site.staging.apache.org/download/test/index.html>
>>
>> 1) Directly in the main green box.
>> 2) In a second sub-green box.
>>
>> Please have a look and tell what you think. IMHO 1) is better.
>>
>> Marcus
>>
>> 1) is better.

I like 1 better, too.  But it still looks too prominent.  We don't want 
to scare our users (when only a minority will run into this problem).  
Maybe an explanation in the release notes is enough.

> maybe change wording to "Click here for known installation issues"
>
> I know this is going to the Release Notes page...but maybe we should focus
> on highlighting "installation".
>
>   I just edited Release Notes to duplicate the Mac OS X info in the
> Upgrading/Installing section. Left it in Known Issues as well.

Great thanks.

>
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