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Re: Download section on website

From: Magnus Hagander <magnus(at)hagander(dot)net>
To: Guillaume Lelarge <guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info>
Cc: Dave Page <dpage(at)pgadmin(dot)org>, pgadmin-hackers <pgadmin-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Download section on website
Date: 2012-06-29 09:16:13
Message-ID: CABUevEx_r6J=qOFWZEMDGmGdfLV8Fn_7W0fwK7MHobEAbxcdHg@mail.gmail.com (view raw or flat)
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On Thu, Jun 28, 2012 at 10:16 PM, Guillaume Lelarge
<guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info> wrote:
> On Thu, 2012-06-28 at 13:31 +0200, Magnus Hagander wrote:
>> On Wed, Jun 27, 2012 at 10:43 PM, Guillaume Lelarge
>> <guillaume(at)lelarge(dot)info> wrote:
>> > On Wed, 2012-06-27 at 18:19 +0100, Dave Page wrote:
>> >> On Wed, Jun 27, 2012 at 6:16 PM, Magnus Hagander <magnus(at)hagander(dot)net> wrote:
>> >> > On Wed, Jun 27, 2012 at 7:12 PM, Dave Page <dpage(at)pgadmin(dot)org> wrote:
>> >> >> On Wed, Jun 27, 2012 at 6:03 PM, Magnus Hagander <magnus(at)hagander(dot)net> wrote:
>> >> >>> is horribly outdated:
>> >> >>>
>> >> >>> FreebSD: 1.8.2 - from 2008, missing bugfixes
>> >> >>> OpenSuSE: 1.12.1 - from 2010, missing bugfixes
>> >> >>> RPM: 1.8.0 - from 2007, missing bugfixes
>> >> >>> Slackware: 1.8.4 - from 2008 (actually not missing bugfixes, just ancient)
>> >> >>> Solaris: 1.8.0 - from 2007, missing bugfixes
>> >> >>>
>> >> >>> and no mention at all of debian/ubuntu :O
>> >> >>>
>> >> >>> Basically, only Windows and OSX binaries are maintained there.
>> >> >>>
>> >> >>> How about we just *remove* all the other pages completely? So we'll at
>> >> >>> least not trick users into downloading an ancient version, if they
>> >> >>> don't read the whole thing...
>> >> >>
>> >> >> Go for it (though; should the RPM page point to yum.postgresql.org)?
>> >> >
>> >> > Well, where do you draw the line then? We shuld have similar links for
>> >> > Ubuntu/Debian (at least Ubuntu that has a ppa with backports in it,
>> >> > and it's not th estandard ppa). Or maybe a generic text somewhere?
>> >>
>> >> I personally draw the line at
>> >> postgresql.org/pgadmin.org/enterprisedb.com. All the distro-provided
>> >> builds can be covered in a sentence on the main download page
>> >> ("pgAdmin is included with a number of Linux distributions such as
>> >> Debian and Ubuntu" for example).
>> >>
>> >
>> > Seems fair to me. So +1 to remove all the outdated pages, and to add
>> > this paragraph in the Introduction page.
>>
>> Done. Can you enlighten me on what Ih ave to do for translators? I
>> tried the locale/merge script, but that didn't do anything....
>>
>
> No wonder, you first need to extract the sentences, and then merge them
> into the old .po files. So, IOW:
>
> cd locale
> . ./extract.sh
> . ./merge.sh
> git add pgadmin3_website.pot
> git commit -m "Update the .pot file"
> git push
>
> And it should be good.
>
> I can do it if you want...

Nah, I can do it. Maybe we should stick a README somewhere on how to
do it? Or maybe actually make one scrpit that does all those at once?
;)

BTW, the locale/ directory is served up on the website.. Is that
intentional and somebody uses it to download pots etc, or accidental?

-- 
 Magnus Hagander
 Me: http://www.hagander.net/
 Work: http://www.redpill-linpro.com/

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