[openlp-dev] Small Jobs for New Contributors

Lane Lester lane.lester at gmail.com
Sun Apr 10 07:36:43 EDT 2016

I am an amateur editor and website installer,  and I would be happy to help
with the manual,  unless there is already someone who plays that role.

On 9 Apr 2016 6:17 pm, "Raoul Snyman" <raoul at snyman.info> wrote:

> Hi folks,
> There are a couple of odd jobs that need to be done for 2.6. Not really
> coding, but in some cases you'll need to dig through the code to find it.
> 1. Remove version number in title
> I think we currently have the version of OpenLP in the title bar. This is
> not necessary and will only prove to be a pain in the long run.
> 2. Remove character count from exception form
> When someone encounters an unhandled exception, this form pops up. There's
> a label that tells people they need at least 20 characters. Remove it.
> People write junk just to send the form. Without the label (but still with
> the 20 character limitation) people will hopefully be more descriptive.
> You'll need to regenerate the base translation file after this.
> 3. Rename the elements
> There are some elements that need to be renamed:
> - Media Manager => Library
> - Service manager => Service
> - Theme Manager => Themes
> - Projector Manager => Projectors
> - Live Panel (in the menu) => Live
> - Preview Panel (in the menu) => Preview
> You'll need to regenerate the base translation file after this.
> 4. Rename above elements in the manual
> Go through the manual and update the names of the things that have changed
> 5. Remove any references to versions of OpenLP in the manual.
> There are some places in the manual that still say 2.2 and some mention
> 2.4. Let's get rid of them.
> There's also blog posts that can be written and a branding exercise that
> we're going through.
> Let me know if you want to do anything and you're unsure if where to
> start.
> R.
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