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Re: [tdf-discuss] outdated LibreOffice Portable (MS Windows)


Hello,

and if you look for the source code of their portable LibreOffice
version (6.2.1), you are directed to
https://sourceforge.net/projects/winpenpack/files/X-LibreOffice/program_sources/.
And the latest source code published there is: 5.3.3. And nothing about
LibreOffice 5.4, 6.0, 6.1 and 6.2.

And if you download the release file in an obscure zip-file-format, you
are not able with the usual tools to extract it and look into it.
Maybe there is an issue with the license regulations.

Regards,
Andreas

Am 25.03.19 um 12:47 schrieb Italo Vignoli:
> WinPenPack is open source, and - according to many users - is better
> than Portable Apps. It is also maintained by volunteers, who seem to be
> more active and more caring about LibreOffice than John Haller as they
> have not missed a single release since we launched in 2011. I do not
> think that it would be a problem to host it on LibreOffice servers to be
> included in the stats. I would be happy to get in touch with them, and I
> suppose they would be happy to be considered by TDF (something which has
> not happened in the past).
>
> On 25/03/2019 12:11, Andreas Mantke wrote:
>> Hello,
>>
>> instead of the winpenpack project the portableapps project has links to
>> the TDF infrastructure. They have a download link to:
>> http://download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/portable/
>>
>> I think the downloads from that URL will be counted in the TDF stats. I
>> don't know, if TDF got also the stats from the other download URL of
>> portableapps. Maybe the TDF admin team could ask John T. Haller about
>> such stats, if they are not already in TDF's hands.
>>
>> And for the question about current versions: it needs always voluteers
>> that do the work and get some positive feedback and support in return.
>>
>> Kind regards,
>> Andreas
>>
>> Am 25.03.19 um 11:21 schrieb Italo Vignoli:
>>> On 25/03/2019 07:08, Edmund Laugasson wrote:
>>>
>>>> What can we do to improve this situation?
>>> There is an alternative developed in Italy:
>>>
>>> http://www.winpenpack.com/en/index.php
>>>
>>> They provide both LibreOffice 6.2.1:
>>>
>>> http://www.winpenpack.com/en/download.php?view.1384
>>>
>>> And LibreOffice 6.1.5:
>>>
>>> http://www.winpenpack.com/en/download.php?view.1354
>>>
>>> They usually release just a few days after TDF.
>>>
>>> They have many positive reviews.
>>>
>>
>


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Re: [tdf-discuss] outdated LibreOffice Portable (MS Windows)Andreas Mantke <maand@gmx.de>
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[tdf-discuss] outdated LibreOffice Portable (MS Windows)Edmund Laugasson <edmund.laugasson@gmail.com>
Re: [tdf-discuss] outdated LibreOffice Portable (MS Windows)Florian Effenberger <floeff@documentfoundation.org>
Re: [tdf-discuss] outdated LibreOffice Portable (MS Windows)Christian Lohmaier <lohmaier+ooofuture@googlemail.com>
Re: [tdf-discuss] outdated LibreOffice Portable (MS Windows)Edmund Laugasson <edmund.laugasson@gmail.com>
Re: [tdf-discuss] outdated LibreOffice Portable (MS Windows)Edmund Laugasson <edmund@libreoffice.org>
Re: [tdf-discuss] outdated LibreOffice Portable (MS Windows)Italo Vignoli <italo@documentfoundation.org>
Re: [tdf-discuss] outdated LibreOffice Portable (MS Windows)Andreas Mantke <maand@gmx.de>
Re: [tdf-discuss] outdated LibreOffice Portable (MS Windows)Italo Vignoli <italo@documentfoundation.org>
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