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Re: [libreoffice-documentation] Base Handbook


Dan! Wonderful to hear from you with good news about progress on the Base
Handbook.
Jean

On Mon, 25 Nov 2019 at 17:00 Dan Lewis <elderdanlewis@gmail.com> wrote:

> I have just finished translating all of the text documents for this
> user guide. I had allowed myself to stop work on this project because
> the way I wanted to do it became too complicated and confusing as is
> trying to do too many things at one time.
>
> Next to be done is to edit all 13 documents one at a time. While
> doing this, I will also make changes in the example databases as my
> editing takes me to where each database is discussed. Some of the
> terminology that I will be using is that is in use in the US. I also
> plan to replace people's names so that they are American. I hope to get
> this done by the end of the year. Since I will not be celebrating
> anything in December either, I should be able to get this done. The only
> thing that may prevent this is my having to learn things about Base that
> I did even know is possible. (I have yet to study a book on macros that
> made any sense to me.)
>
> Last month, my tower started quitting after only a few minutes, so I
> bought a new laptop. Well, I got it about 11 years ago. So, I should be
> able to be on the next meeting on December 4 a 1 PM (-0500).
>
> I am not ready to upload any of these files until I have made this first
> edit. Perhaps I should also make some suggestions as to what the Guide
> Status is for this should look like. I know it should contain all of the
> text documents, the example databases, and other examples files. But
> what about the procedures that occur even before the translation
> begins?Examples are creating clean files, replacing Caution/Note/Tip,
> and change the style names from German to English.
>
> Dan
>
>
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