Date: prev next · Thread: first prev next last
2012 Archives by date, by thread · List index

[tdf-discuss] Re: LibreOffice Portable


Hi Thorsten, all

Continuing our discussion in public: if branch 3.5 is the stable one, isn't
it correct to assume that PortableApps AND TDF should be coherent with the
ReleasePlan? 
http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/ReleasePlan

If there is only one Recommended version then it should be the current
branch until the new branch reaches x.x.3

That is the version that TDF and PortableApps should have available.

Otherwise it is BAD propaganda to have an Early adopters version (TDF's own
definition) as the showcase for LibreOffice (Portable or not)

However if TDF doesn't follow their own Release Lifecycle (see image in the
linked page), how can you ask that from PortableApps?

This is something that the BoD needs to decide. If the Lifecycle has no
value, then stop wasting time and resources on maintaining the previous
branch. If it makes sense then don't recommend the new branch until it
reaches x.x.3

The download page just needs to reflect this decision. 

All other versions are in different states of Development. These should be
available on a *separate* page for people who don't mind having unstable
versions but want the latest features (of course whining is not acceptable
from such users but bug reporting his highly valued)

And to be coherent with this only the recommended version should be
announced.  Announcing versions from both branches
(http://blog.documentfoundation.org/) just generates confusion.

Just my 2 cents

Regards,
Pedro



--
View this message in context: 
http://nabble.documentfoundation.org/LibreOffice-Portable-tp4009436p4009682.html
Sent from the Discuss mailing list archive at Nabble.com.

-- 
Unsubscribe instructions: E-mail to discuss+help@documentfoundation.org
Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/
Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette
List archive: http://listarchives.documentfoundation.org/www/discuss/
All messages sent to this list will be publicly archived and cannot be deleted

Context


Privacy Policy | Impressum (Legal Info) | Copyright information: Unless otherwise specified, all text and images on this website are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License. This does not include the source code of LibreOffice, which is licensed under the Mozilla Public License (MPLv2). "LibreOffice" and "The Document Foundation" are registered trademarks of their corresponding registered owners or are in actual use as trademarks in one or more countries. Their respective logos and icons are also subject to international copyright laws. Use thereof is explained in our trademark policy.