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From Matthias Seidel <>
Subject Re: Correct sentence about OpenOffice
Date Thu, 09 Aug 2018 18:49:27 GMT
Am 09.08.2018 um 20:36 schrieb Pedro Lino:
> Hi Matthias
>> I know of some references to Oracle/SUN. But if there is one in a
>>     released language, it must be corrected!
>>     You do have a Pootle account? ;-)
> Isn't it the Pootle files that are not synced with the release?
> Isn't it better to edit the .desktop file and just upload the changes to SVN?

Of course you must change it in source, but that is en-US only:

>>     >
>>         > > In any case the important part is to do our best with the resources
available (or stop and wait...)
>>>     >     That is why we discuss here. But if we agree on a different wording
>>     has impact on 41 languages.
>>     Of course that should be done by a native speaker and will take some time.
>>     Such a change should also be announced on l10n@.
> There is no change in the text. It was a syntax error in the English version (not a change
of meaning of the sentence).
> There is no need to ask people from 41 languages to replace "Apache OpenOffice" by "Apache
Software Foundation"
> There is no translation involved

OK, then I misunderstood.
So we have a desktop file with "supported by Apache OpenOffice", a
Windows tooltip with "supported by The Apache Software Foundation" and
an About dialog with "supported by the OpenOffice Community"

Diversity at its best... ;-)

If you only wanted to correct a typo, than we don't have to discuss, JFDI.


> Regards,
> Pedro

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