Meeting with Polderland 10.12.2007


  • Peter Beinema
  • Sjur Moshagen


  • Since last time
  • Possible issues
  • Next meeting
  • Todo items for the next meeting

Since last time


  • hyphenator bug: speller selects non-optimum match, hyphenator disagrees and starts pattern processing -> bug, currently being changed (no drop today, however)
  • inDesign hyphenator redrop (release before christmas)
  • inDesign spellers work except for custom dictionaries (FN)
  • prio list: 585 not repro. Windows / office / SP issue? ==> norwegian office 2007! - within VM on Mac
  • installer bugs analyzed. re-dropped with 2 changes: unique version ID incremented; dutch texts removed. No effect from version number, however. Northern Sami is now selected for all North-Sami choices
  • slowness: solved (but misspellings are limited to 1 part)

Next drops:

  • hyphenator for InDesign
  • speller for InDesign. Deadline: before merger of Sami newspapers (-> daily) 3 weeks of testing required -> drop: ultimately 1st week of januari


  • all major bugs fixed, some smaller ones remain, and will go into the released version
  • PacketBuilder installation script included and tested, works as planned: )
  • investigated and reported on new and existing bugs

Bug status


Div Pld Description
461 448 Spelling errors with editing distance 1 => most phon-rules now removed, now down to 56.
576 xxx Speller does not accept the correct string, but do suggest the same as input. Possibly has to be reopened, pending more information from Audun
585 xxx northsami (Sweden and Finland) triggers lulesami (Office 12)

To be solved by Divvun

Div Pld Description
564 xxx Win installer asking for non-existing disk

Under investigation by Polderland

Div Pld Description
xxx yyy Hyphenator bugs

Priority list

  1. indesign hyphenator drop
  2. real hyphenation issues (missing and wrong hyphenation points)
  3. indesign speller


  • December 12: public release at 10 AM Norwegian time
  • December 14: Indesign hyphenator
  • January 4: Indesign Speller

Next meeting

Next week (18.12.) at 09.30 Dutch/Norwegian time.


  • PLD provide information on InDesign language grouping
  • PLD preferred order of results: see above
  • PLD bug fixes with deliveries (see above)