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From Patricia Shanahan <p...@acm.org>
Subject Re: Correct sentence about OpenOffice
Date Thu, 09 Aug 2018 16:26:49 GMT
As a matter of curiosity, why does the first change affect any language 
other than English?

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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