translating quickguide - thoughts post hoary

Carlos Perelló Marín carlos.perello at
Tue Apr 12 07:08:09 CDT 2005

On Thu, 2005-04-07 at 10:59 +0100, Mark Shuttleworth wrote:
> Claude Paroz wrote:
> >1. First of all and urgently, Rosetta will have to get rid of these
> >language variations (fr, fr_FR, etc.). People are translating now many
> >times the same language. It's not fair for them ! 
> >  
> >
> I thought we had eliminated those back in December at Mataro. Daf?

We removed *only* the ones that are only spoken in one country. French
is spoken at least in two countries (France and Canada)

> >2. We need only one package for ubuntu-docs to translate it (there is
> >four now). Does it mean that it should exists only one pot file per
> >package (Rosetta's admin answer requested :) ) ?
> >IMHO, it should be named ubuntu-docs and not review-hoary-ubuntu-docs-x
> >Maybe someone could explain why some packages are named review-hoary...
> >  
> >
> When we did the imports, we had an automated process to identify the
> likely name of the template. But some packages make it impossible to do
> that... if you have three files all called template.pot it's not
> possible to guess an appropriate name. So these ones were assigned the
> review-* names automatically. Over time they will be reviewed and the
> names fixed to be more appropriate.

Yeah, Will look into that issue soon.



Carlos Perelló Marín
Ubuntu Hoary (PowerPC)  =>
mailto:carlos.perello at
Valencia - Spain
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