[Libreoffice] Oracle wordbook in LibO

Petr Mladek pmladek at suse.cz
Fri Jan 7 05:01:36 PST 2011

Andrea Pescetti píše v Pá 07. 01. 2011 v 02:29 +0100:
> On 06/01/2011 Petr Mladek wrote:
> > Kálmán „KAMI” Szalai píše v Čt 06. 01. 2011 v 15:40 +0100:
> > > May we include vendor specific sfuffs from oracle.dic?
> > > http://cgit.freedesktop.org/libreoffice/extras/commit/?h=libreoffice-3-3&id=7fbdfd0a0d2af30af92839ebf8bcf97c465519e8
> > 
> > Looks good to me.
> I might have lost track of changes due to the multiple patches here and
> in https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=31798, but there are a
> few things that make little sense to me:
> - This would remove "OpenOffice.org" and everything that used to be in
>   oracle.dic

Great catch. I guess that KAMI have just missed it. It is a language
independent product name and it is perfectly fine to have it in the

> - ...but it adds the word "MySQL"

MySQL looks fine.

> - It adds the whole family tree of Ubuntu
> - ...but it doesn't add "GNU/Linux" or just "GNU" and "Linux", and it
>   removes "Linux" instead

"GNU" and "Linux" sounds reasonable

> - It removes "Oracle" and it adds "Novell", but it ignores all the
>   companies listed in http://www.documentfoundation.org/supporters/

Oracle is fine as well.

> - It removes all the application names: Writer, Calc, Impress...

Hmm, I am not sure if these are language independent names. Sophie, what
do you think?

KAMI, could you please take care of this discussion and add the
requested words to git?

> Are these choices deliberate?

We wanted to remove oracle.dic because it include many generic English
words, e.g. Time, Tools, Use, Value, Work.
is just the first draft. Such dictionaries are always work in progress.
Feel free to suggest list of more missing words.

Best Regards,

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