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From Aivaras Stepukonis <astepuko...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Dubious Help string
Date Tue, 13 Jan 2015 22:02:09 GMT
Thank you for the explanation and break-up of the text. It is my lack of
knowledge and of ability to read the mark-up that triggered doubts in my
mind.

Regards,
Aivaras

2015.01.13 23:48, Regina Henschel rašė:
> Hi Aivaras,
>
> the help text is OK. Without the tags it reads
>
> Marks the current point or the selected points for deletion. This
> happens in the event that the point is located on a straight line. If
> you convert a curve or a polygon with the Convert to Curve icon into a
> straight line or you change a curve with the mouse so that a point
> lies on the straight line, it is removed. The angle from which the
> point reduction is to take place
>     can be set by choosing %PRODUCTNAME Draw - Grid in the Options
> dialog box
>     can be set by choosing %PRODUCTNAME Impress - Grid in the Options
> dialog box
>     is 15° by default.
>
> From the last three lines only one is shown to the user, depending on
> the application he is currently using.
>
>
> Why do you think, that the text is wrong? Find some information about
> the structure of the help texts in
> https://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Pootle_User_Guide/Translation_Built-in_Help
>
> Kind regards
> Regina
>
> Aivaras Stepukonis schrieb:
>> I'm translating the Help files and ran into this string
>> (helpcontent2\source\text\shared.po:
>> main0227.xhp#par_id3149441.38.help.text):
>>
>> <ahelp hid=".uno:BezierEliminatePoints">Marks the current point or the
>> selected points for deletion.</ahelp> This happens in the event that the
>> point is located on a straight line. If you convert a curve or a polygon
>> with the <emph>Convert to Curve </emph>icon into a straight line or you
>> change a curve with the mouse so that a point lies on the straight line,
>> it is removed. The angle from which the point reduction is to take place
>> <switchinline select="appl"><caseinline select="DRAW">can be set by
>> choosing <link href="text/shared/optionen/01070300.xhp" name="Drawing -
>> Grid"><emph>%PRODUCTNAME Draw - Grid</emph></link> in the Options
dialog
>> box</caseinline><caseinline select="IMPRESS">can be set by choosing
>> Grid"><emph>%PRODUCTNAME Impress - Grid</emph></link> in the
Options
>> dialog box</caseinline><defaultinline>is 15° by
>> default.</defaultinline></switchinline>
>>
>> To my untrained eyes it looks messy. Is it fine? If it's not I'll report
>> it in Bugzilla.
>
>
>
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