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From Matthias Seidel <matthias.sei...@hamburg.de>
Subject Re: Correct sentence about OpenOffice
Date Thu, 09 Aug 2018 16:37:27 GMT
Hi Patricia,

Am 09.08.2018 um 18:26 schrieb Patricia Shanahan:
> As a matter of curiosity, why does the first change affect any
> language other than English?

What do you mean by "first change"?

The main point for me is the difference between Linux and Windows. Is it
supported by Apache OpenOffice, the community or the ASF?

Regards,
   Matthias

>
> I do agree with the change. (I am a native speaker of English English,
> and fluent in written US English).
>
> On 8/9/2018 9:19 AM, Matthias Seidel wrote:
>> Hi Pedro,
>>
>> Remember, the change would have to be localized for all available
>> languages... ;-)
>>
>> And we have (at least) two different locations for such a string.
>> Whatever we choose, it should be identical.
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>>     Matthias
>>
>> P.S.: Please allow at least 72 hours time for others to give their
>> feedback.
>>
>>
>> Am 09.08.2018 um 13:44 schrieb Pedro Lino:
>>> Hi Matthias
>>>
>>>
>>>> Yes, that wording always irritated me...
>>>>
>>>>      On Windows the tooltips says:
>>>>      The office productivity suite compatible to the open and
>>>> standardized
>>>>      ODF document format. Supported by The Apache Software Foundation.
>>>>
>>> I will then switch "compatible to" to "compatible with"
>>>
>>> and "Supported by the Apache OpenOffice" to "Supported by the Apache
>>> Software Foundation."
>>>
>>> (with a lowercase "the" since it is the ASF, not the TASF :) )
>>>
>>> if there is no opposing feedback
>>>
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>>
>>> Pedro
>>>
>>
>>
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