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From Marcus <marcus.m...@wtnet.de>
Subject Re: Correct sentence about OpenOffice
Date Thu, 09 Aug 2018 18:55:57 GMT
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?
> 
> I do agree with the change. (I am a native speaker of English English, 
> and fluent in written US English).

great, that means the change will be correct English.
Then Petro can just change it.

> 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.

Or we leave it with the differences. Then everybody is meantioned and 
nobody can feel disregarded.

Marcus



>> 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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