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[opensuse-doc] Translation of the Offcial Novell Documentation
  • From: Nikolay Derkach <nderkach@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 17 Feb 2007 16:06:05 +0300
  • Message-id: <200702171606.13237.nderkach@xxxxxxxxx>

Russian openSUSE community would like to translate Novell documentation stored
at Here is the project site:

We've already done a KDE Quick Start translation (as test), but experienced
some problems with building pdf.

First, I installed susedoc package and other stuff listed in
from factory.
I tried to build documentation using fop:
and xep:

Building using xep went almost smoothly but xep is unacceptable due to license
issues. Fop couldn't find necessary fonts:

[ERROR] unknown font ZapfDingbats,italic,normal so defaulted font to any
[ERROR] unknown font sansserif,normal,bold so defaulted font to any

Complete log: (some
other annoying errors there).

Finally, I want to ask about legality of such stuff. Doesn't it violate in any
way licences if we leave all the copyrights and trademarks in our

Thanks for any feedback.

Regards, Nikolay Derkach
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