Robert Kratky | 1 Feb 09:46 2006
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Re: bad encoding (czech translation)

Dne úterý 31. leden 2006 02:35 Robby Stephenson napsal(a):

> > Do you think it worth the time to correct the old (1.0.x)
> > translation?
>
> Probably not. I don't plan on another release, and except for
> Regis's Debian package, I don't think Tellico is important enough
> for too many people that they're pulling updates from the 1.0.x
> branch. But, of course, correct me if I'm wrong.

I figured it might take some time for a new version to get to Debian, 
so I repaired the encoding damage and translated all the remaining 
strings for Tellico 1.0.3.

I don't suppose it's worth a new revision but you could just swap the 
files in the archive that is offered on your site. I would also 
appreciate if you could get the Debian packager to use the correct 
version of 'cs.po' in his builds.

Thanks,
Robert
Regis Boudin | 1 Feb 11:21 2006

Re: bad encoding (czech translation)

Wearing my Debian packager hat again :)

Robert Kratky said:
> I figured it might take some time for a new version to get to Debian,
> so I repaired the encoding damage and translated all the remaining
> strings for Tellico 1.0.3.

Hopefully, I won't have the same issues with 1.1 I had with 1.0, that is a
complete freeze of the distribution, followed by a C++ ABI transition,
which let me waiting for months...

> I don't suppose it's worth a new revision but you could just swap the
> files in the archive that is offered on your site. I would also
> appreciate if you could get the Debian packager to use the correct
> version of 'cs.po' in his builds.

So far, I have no intention of uploading a new version of the package
before 1.1 is released. However, if need to do it before, I will get the
latest subversion snapshot from the 1.0 branch, so your cs.po should be
included.

Thanks,

Regis
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Robby Stephenson | 1 Feb 15:49 2006

Re: bad encoding (czech translation)

On Wednesday 01 February 2006 0:46, Robert Kratky wrote:
> I figured it might take some time for a new version to get to Debian,
> so I repaired the encoding damage and translated all the remaining
> strings for Tellico 1.0.3.

OK, I checked in Robert's 1.0.x version of cs.po into that tree.

Robby
Andrei Schliwa | 3 Feb 16:38 2006
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filter

Dear Robby, 

Tellico is a great piece of software. Especially the 'Filter' section besides 
the Group section is extremely useful. 
I would suggest one small improvement: Still it is not possible to display the 
selected item shown in the filter-item-list in the uper right panel of the 
program. This however would be useful, because from this panel one can 
generate the collection report. In the Groups section on the left hand side 
there already is a popup entry 'Filter by Group'. Something like this I would 
like to see when I am clicking on a Filter item.  :-))

Thanks again for the great work,

All the best,
Andrei Schliwa
Fred | 4 Feb 13:10 2006

Cdrom device not released ?


Hi,

I'm having issues by using tellico 1.0.3 / SVN rev 327 / KDE 3.5.0.

I'm unable to eject the CD in certain circumstances. I did'nt find the exact 
scenario yet but most of the time I can't eject the CD after having done the 
following one:
1. import Audio CD Data
2. edit an entry (not necessary the same)
3. save the modified entry.
I repeated these steps once and I couldn't eject the CD from the device.

I checked by using fuser which process was holding the device and I seen it 
was tellico. No other processes was listed.

I have to save everything and quit tellico in order to get the cd out of the 
device.

I don't know whether it is actually a bug or a my mistake :]

Let me know if you need more info.

Fred.
Fred | 4 Feb 13:41 2006

Bad refresh when adding a CD in an existing group


Hi,

I probably found another issue in tellico, version 1.0.3 / SVN rev. 327 / KDE 
3.5.0.

When you import a new audio cd data of an existing artist (thus append an 
audio cd data of an existing artist to the collection), after having modified 
and saved the entry of the added album, the group list is not well refreshed; 
everything disappear from the group (grouped by artist) except the edited 
entry. Data still exists if you look in the main window.

Let me know if you need more info.

Fred.
Ian Ruffell | 4 Feb 15:53 2006

Feature requests and a question

Hi,

I've been playing with Tellico for academic bibliographies - the z39.50 search 
facility is *really* useful (and a major advantage over, e.g., JabRef). There 
are a couple of minor features, though, that would hugely improve usability 
for me. 

One is the option to change the font for display and management of entries 
(e.g. to cover a wider range of the unicode standard). The other is would be 
to strip out latex markup from the representation of bibtex imports in the 
main window (so, e.g., an article imported as 'Tragedy and Politics in 
Aristophanes' \emph{Acharnians}'  appears without the markup (or with 
"Acharnians" translated into italics). At the moment the braces are stripped 
out, but not the rest of the markup. 

Although very much a C++ novice, I played around with these options in an 
earlier generation of Tellico code. I could always revive the code and send 
it on if there was any interest.

The other general question was whether there's been any talk with the KOffice 
team about using Tellico for managing bibliographies in KWord or KPresenter. 
I saw the earlier threads about OpenOffice integration, and KWord would seem 
to be a great deal easier to make progress with :-) 

Thanks for the app!

Ian

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Robby Stephenson | 4 Feb 18:19 2006

Re: filter

Hi Andrei,

On Friday 03 February 2006 7:38, Andrei Schliwa wrote:
> Tellico is a great piece of software. Especially the 'Filter' section
> besides the Group section is extremely useful.

Glad you think so!

> I would suggest one small improvement: Still it is not possible to
> display the selected item shown in the filter-item-list in the uper right
> panel of the program. This however would be useful, because from this
> panel one can generate the collection report. In the Groups section on
> the left hand side there already is a popup entry 'Filter by Group'.
> Something like this I would like to see when I am clicking on a Filter
> item.  :-))

That probably should be the behavior. Selecting a filter item should filter 
the list view. So I'll change that for 1.1. Thanks for pointing it out.

Robby
Robby Stephenson | 4 Feb 18:39 2006

Re: Cdrom device not released ?

On Saturday 04 February 2006 4:10, Fred wrote:
> I'm unable to eject the CD in certain circumstances. I did'nt find the
> exact scenario yet but most of the time I can't eject the CD after having
> done the following one:
> 1. import Audio CD Data
> 2. edit an entry (not necessary the same)
> 3. save the modified entry.
> I repeated these steps once and I couldn't eject the CD from the device.

Someone else emailed me about this, but I've been unable to reproduce it. If 
I import the CD data, and do all sorts of things, I can always eject the 
disc. I'm not sure what's going on there. What the two of you seem to have 
in common is KDE 3.5 and I've haven't been using 3.5 yet. I guess that's a 
possibility, but it would surprise me.

In terms of code, everything Tellico uses is from a KDe library called 
libkcddb, and as far as I can see, there's nothing in there that should be 
locking the drive. Very puzzling...

Robby
Fred | 4 Feb 19:57 2006

Cdrom device not released ?

> On Saturday 04 February 2006 4:10, Fred wrote:
> > I'm unable to eject the CD in certain circumstances. I did'nt find the
> > exact scenario yet but most of the time I can't eject the CD after having
> > done the following one:
> > 1. import Audio CD Data
> > 2. edit an entry (not necessary the same)
> > 3. save the modified entry.
> > I repeated these steps once and I couldn't eject the CD from the device.
>
> Someone else emailed me about this, but I've been unable to reproduce it. If 
> I import the CD data, and do all sorts of things, I can always eject the 
> disc. I'm not sure what's going on there. What the two of you seem to have 
> in common is KDE 3.5 and I've haven't been using 3.5 yet. I guess that's a 
> possibility, but it would surprise me.
>
> In terms of code, everything Tellico uses is from a KDe library called 
> libkcddb, and as far as I can see, there's nothing in there that should be 
> locking the drive. Very puzzling...

Ok. Extra info: I'm using Debian unstable. I will contact the Debian-KDE 
mailing list to check if someone encountered the issue.
Probably the maintainer of one of the dependent packages applied a patch that 
made libkcddb unusuable... (Just hypothesis).

Which distro the other person who contacted you is using ? Did this person 
compile tellico him(her)self ? Against which libraries ?

This issue is a bit annoying because every two CDs you have to restart tellico 
in ordre to continue working.. and I have to register more than 200 CDs :s

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