Open Bug 1268037 (HelpCleanup2016) Opened 4 years ago Updated 4 years ago

(meta) Help cleanup 2016


(SeaMonkey :: Help Documentation, defect)

Not set


(Not tracked)


(Reporter: RainerBielefeldNG, Unassigned)


(Depends on 33 open bugs, Blocks 1 open bug)


(Keywords: meta)

User Story

a) Current state of knowledge: Localizations which use untranslated Help
   (en-US) do not need separate fixes, see Bug 1277454 comment #1:
    fr, nl
This one is for coordination of Help bug fixing activities. 

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Related Bugs:
"Bug 1267071 - cs_nav_prefs_advanced.xhtml: Dead link behind "End User Guide to Proxy AutoConfiguration""

"Bug 1185378 - nav_help.xhtml: Wrong Internet Guide Help link"

"Bug 1267586 - nav_help.xhtml: Link to obsolete contents behind "PluginDoc""

"Bug 1268031 - composer_help.xhtml: Typo"
Keywords: meta
Related: "Bug 1268357 - nav_help.xhtml: Mentioned "Sidebar Advanced Search Mode" does not exist"
Depends on: 1268357
OS: Unspecified → All
Hardware: Unspecified → All
Version: SeaMonkey 2.45 Branch → Trunk
"Bug 1235006 - Mention feature "draggable splitter between urlbar and searchbar" "

"Bug 1268936 - cs_nav_prefs_navigator.xhtml: Mentioned "Sidebar Advanced Search Mode" does not exist"

"Bug 1266642 - Improve Help contents for "Internet Search""
It would be great if you could help with some of these Bugs.
Depends on: 1235006, 1268936
Depends on: 1269434
Depends on: 1269477
Depends on: 1270212
Depends on: 1270578
Depends on: 1270908
Depends on: 1271134
Depends on: 1271368
Depends on: 1272725
Depends on: 1275660
Depends on: 1275975
Depends on: 1210682
Depends on: 1178164
Depends on: 1263925
Blocks: 1276703
b) I wonder whether it might work that we do already link fixes and similar in
   localized SM with really translated Help and only leave text language related
   fixes for the localization teams?
User Story: (updated)
Depends on: 1278589
Depends on: 1278591
Depends on: 657786
In some cases (e.g. Page Info -, it might make sense to copy (and make minor edits to) Firefox documentation at It looks like that site's content is under Creative Commons BY-SA 3.0 - would this be an issue?
Depends on: 1278619
Depends on: 1278566
Depends on: 1278764
Depends on: 1279296
Depends on: 1280100
Depends on: 1278888
Depends on: 1236365
Depends on: 1224231
Depends on: 1285823
Depends on: 1288184
Depends on: 1289305
Depends on: 1289199
Depends on: 1289489
Alias: HelpCleanup2016
Depends on: 1224471
Depends on: 1301367
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