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From Jim Jagielski <...@jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: 4.1.4 blockers (Was: Re: Release 4.1.3 (4.1.4))
Date Wed, 17 May 2017 15:36:49 GMT
My plan is to hold off on accepting this... 

> On May 3, 2017, at 2:36 PM, Marcus <marcus.mail@wtnet.de> wrote:
> 
> Am 03.05.2017 um 11:54 schrieb Matthias Seidel:
>> An installer for Windows (and macOS) with an outdated ASF logo is
>> "broken" (in my eyes) ;-)
>> 
>> 80% of our downloads are for Windows, 15% for macOS. They should see the
>> new logo!
> 
> the logos are visible just at 2 places:
> - splash screen
> --> With the modern PC systems these days it's visible for only - hm, let's say -
1,5 sec.
> 
> - About dialog
> --> IMHO a dialog that is one of the most seldom opened dialogs in
> OpenOffice.
> 
> I don't want to sound too negative. I just doubt that the most users will notice this
graphical change. ;-)
> 
> However, at the end it's the decision of the Release Manager if he is accepting this
as a blocker.
> 
>> Apart from that, no code! Just some graphics...
> 
> Sure, but every change is a risk. And it should be prevented in general when it's not
necessary. I don't make a difference between code and non-code.
> 
> Paranoia? Maybe.
> Experience? Yes.
> 
> Marcus
> 
> 
> 
>> Am 03.05.2017 um 00:11 schrieb Marcus:
>>> Am 02.05.2017 um 23:51 schrieb Matthias Seidel:
>>>> Am 02.05.2017 um 13:42 schrieb Jim Jagielski:
>>>>>> On Mar 22, 2017, at 8:43 AM, Matthias Seidel
>>>>>> <matthias.seidel@hamburg.de> wrote:
>>>>>> 
>>>> If we decide to get the new ASF logos for the installer, we should also
>>>> update the setup icons for Windows/macOS and the Intro/About Dialog. But
>>>> there has been a discussion with Andrea and Marcus whether to include
>>>> such things or not...
>>> 
>>> correct, new graphics cannot be a blocker for a release. Except the
>>> existing ones are broken. But this is not the case here.
>>> 
>>> Sorry, but we should clearly think twice if a change is necessary for
>>> a bugfix release. Every change has its own risk.
>>> 
>>> My 2 ct.
>>> 
>>> Marcus
> 
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