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Hello Anne-ology,

I'm top-posting on this thread with purpose. You are on the localization (l10n) mailing list. Do you even understand the conversation you have jumped into? It is a technical exchange, not people who do not know what they type.

Besides that, people on mailing lists and elsewhere on the Internet rely on a common set of rules and customs that are considered useful and even polite since about the late seventies. It's called the Netiquette: Top posting, not replying inline of the messages like you do are things that confuse or bother posters. Do you think you could make an effort in following these standards, at least when posting on our mailing lists?

Thank you,


Le 18.01.2016 17:43, anne-ology a écrit :
Well, whoever typed this must have meant to type whatever would send
the message  ;-)

If this typist had edited his message before posting, then he could
have corrected the error;
but, alas, editing seems to be an out-dated idea in this world of ever increasing speed to accomplish whatever even though oftentimes taking the time to edit saves time in the long-run by avoiding having to redo the
project to correct the errors.

From: Stanislav Horáček <>
Date: Sun, Jan 17, 2016 at 9:16 AM
Subject: [libreoffice-l10n] "Hit apply to update" string
To: L10n <>


could anyone explain meaning of this new string in 5.1?

"Hit apply to update"
ID: rEEs5

I suppose it is a placeholder text for user agent information (Tools -
Options - LibreOffice - Online updates) which appears when the user agent is changed (although I don't know how it can be changed) - but there is no
"apply" to be hit...


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