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authorJeroen van Meeuwen (Kolab Systems) <vanmeeuwen@kolabsys.com>2012-03-09 15:16:20 (GMT)
committerJeroen van Meeuwen (Kolab Systems) <vanmeeuwen@kolabsys.com>2012-03-09 15:16:20 (GMT)
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downloadkolab-docs-9b88c2fcfa7b1d21c1ef52aed4c0ebcb6db6389b.tar.gz
Finalize (hopefully) the Common_Content's Feedback and About Kolab Groupware sections
-rw-r--r--Common_Content/en-US/sect-About_Kolab_Groupware.xml62
-rw-r--r--Common_Content/en-US/sect-Feedback.xml32
2 files changed, 83 insertions, 11 deletions
diff --git a/Common_Content/en-US/sect-About_Kolab_Groupware.xml b/Common_Content/en-US/sect-About_Kolab_Groupware.xml
index 7183a2e..866e44d 100644
--- a/Common_Content/en-US/sect-About_Kolab_Groupware.xml
+++ b/Common_Content/en-US/sect-About_Kolab_Groupware.xml
@@ -6,13 +6,65 @@
<section id="sect-About_Kolab_Groupware">
<title>About Kolab Groupware</title>
<para>
- Kolab is a Groupware Solution for Emails, Appointments, Contacts and more. It supports mixed client environments (Outlook/KDE) because of an open storage format. Any email client speaking standard protocols can be served.
+ Kolab Groupware is a highly scalable, flexible, mutli-platform solution for Emails, Appointments, Contacts and more. It supports mixed client environments (Outlook/KDE) because of a well-defined, interoperable and open storage format. Any email client speaking standard protocols can be served.
+ </para>
+ <para>
+ The Kolab Groupware solution consists of many Free Software components, integrated by Kolab in order to build a groupware solution.
</para>
<section id="sect-About_Kolab_Groupware-Free_Software_Components">
<title>Free Software Components</title>
<para>
- TODO: Come on, be a little more verbose...
+ Free Software components included with Kolab Groupware include;
</para>
+ <para>
+ <itemizedlist>
+ <listitem>
+ <formalpara>
+ <title>Postfix</title>
+ <para>
+ Postfix attempts to be fast, easy to administer, and secure. The outside has a definite Sendmail-ish flavor, but the inside is completely different.
+ </para>
+ </formalpara>
+ <para>
+ Website: <ulink url="http://www.postfix.org/" />
+ </para>
+ </listitem>
+ <listitem>
+ <formalpara>
+ <title>Cyrus IMAP</title>
+ <para>
+ Cyrus IMAP is a highly scalable enterprise mail system designed for use in enterprise environments of various sizes using standards based technologies. Cyrus IMAP technologies scale from independent use in email departments to a system centrally managed in a large enterprise.
+ </para>
+ </formalpara>
+ <para>
+ Website: <ulink url="http://www.cyrusimap.org/" />
+ </para>
+ </listitem>
+ <listitem>
+ <formalpara>
+ <title>OpenLDAP</title>
+ <para>
+ OpenLDAP Software is an open source implementation of the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol.
+ </para>
+ </formalpara>
+ <para>
+ Website: <ulink url="http://www.openldap.org/" />
+ </para>
+ </listitem>
+ <listitem>
+ <formalpara>
+ <title>Roundcube</title>
+ <para>
+ Roundcube webmail is a browser-based multilingual IMAP client with an application-like user interface. It provides full functionality you expect from an e-mail client, including MIME support, address book, folder manipulation, message searching and spell checking.
+ </para>
+ </formalpara>
+ <para>
+ Website: <ulink url="http://www.roundcube.net/" />
+ </para>
+ </listitem>
+ </itemizedlist>
+ </section>
+<!--
<section id="sect-Free_Software_Components-This_documentation">
<title>This documentation</title>
<para>
@@ -20,10 +72,13 @@
</para>
</section>
-
+//-->
</section>
+<!--
+ Flavors are obsolete, aren't they?
+
<section id="sect-About_Kolab_Groupware-Kolab_Groupware_Flavors">
<title>Kolab Groupware Flavors</title>
<para>
@@ -60,6 +115,7 @@
</para>
</section>
+//-->
<xi:include href="sect-Supported_Platforms_and_System_Requirements.xml" xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude" />
diff --git a/Common_Content/en-US/sect-Feedback.xml b/Common_Content/en-US/sect-Feedback.xml
index b160dfd..6ab1878 100644
--- a/Common_Content/en-US/sect-Feedback.xml
+++ b/Common_Content/en-US/sect-Feedback.xml
@@ -14,7 +14,10 @@
<section id="sect-Feedback-Reporting_Bugs_in_Kolab">
<title>Reporting Bugs in Kolab</title>
<para>
- Bug reports can be logged in our <ulink url="https://bugzilla.kolabsys.com">Bugzilla issue tracker</ulink>. Please bear in mind registration is required.
+ Bug reports can be logged in our <ulink url="https://bugzilla.kolabsys.com">Bugzilla issue tracker</ulink>. Please bear in mind registration is required to log bugs.
+ </para>
+ <para>
+ Before reporting a bug, please search the issue tracker for existing bugs that may report the same problem.
</para>
<para>
When reporting a bug, please prepare to provide the following information;
@@ -28,7 +31,7 @@
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para>
- The version(s) of the Kolab component(s) you are using.
+ The version(s) of the relevant Kolab component(s) you are using.
</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
@@ -38,16 +41,26 @@
</listitem>
</itemizedlist>
</para>
- <para>
- provide some text on logging a new ticket in our bugzilla, information to provide, etc. Possibly mention the life cycle of a product version series.
- </para>
</section>
<section id="sect-Feedback-Mailing_Lists">
<title>Mailing Lists</title>
<para>
- For users of Kolab software, we run a public mailing list at <ulink url="https://lists.kolab.org/mailman/listinfo/kolab-users" />. To subscribe to the list, either click the aforementioned link and fill out the information requested, or send an email to <ulink url="mailto:kolab-users-subscribe@kolab.org">kolab-users-subscribe@kolab.org</ulink>.
+ Mailing lists are a quick way to get in touch with a large number of subscribers, who may know the answer to your question or can provide you with additional insight.
</para>
+ <formalpara>
+ <title>Announcement Mailing List</title>
+ <para>
+ Kolab Groupware administrators and developers are strongly encouraged to subscribe to the moderated, low-volume announcement mailing list, to which important release announcements are submitted. We have the announcement mailing list available at <ulink url="https://lists.kolab.org/mailman/listinfo/kolab-announce" />. To subscribe to the list, either click the aforementioned link and fill out the information requested, or send an email to <ulink url="mailto:kolab-announce-subscribe@kolab.org">kolab-announce-subscribe@kolab.org</ulink>.
+ </para>
+ </formalpara>
+
+ <formalpara>
+ <title>User Mailing List</title>
+ <para>
+ For users of Kolab software, we run a public mailing list at <ulink url="https://lists.kolab.org/mailman/listinfo/kolab-users" />. To subscribe to the list, either click the aforementioned link and fill out the information requested, or send an email to <ulink url="mailto:kolab-users-subscribe@kolab.org">kolab-users-subscribe@kolab.org</ulink>.
+ </para>
+ </formalpara>
<formalpara>
<title>Development Mailing List</title>
@@ -59,7 +72,7 @@
<section id="sect-Feedback-Mailing_Lists-Archives">
<title>Archives</title>
<para>
- The archives of both the user support and development discussion mailing list are available through web archives.
+ The archives of the announcement, user support and development discussion mailing lists are available through web archives.
</para>
</section>
@@ -68,7 +81,10 @@
<section id="sect-Feedback-IRC">
<title>IRC</title>
<para>
- Refer to irc://irc.freenode.net/kolab here.
+ Internet Relay Chat (IRC) is another way to get in touch with some of the people that develop and use Kolab Groupware. Use your favorite IRC client to connect to the <ulink url="http://freenode.net" >FreeNode IRC Network</ulink>, or use the <ulink url="http://webchat.freenode.net?channels=kolab&uio=d4">web-based chat</ulink>.
+ </para>
+ <para>
+ Once connected, join us in <ulink url="irc://irc.freenode.net/kolab">the #kolab IRC channel</ulink>.
</para>
</section>