What happens to translations when upstream is brought in
krzysiek at lichota.net
Wed Aug 16 17:24:15 BST 2006
Og Maciel napisał(a):
> Hey Carlos,
> First of all, thank you for taking the time to reply. As far as what
> you said concerning upstream imports, and maybe for my own clarity,
> upstream translations take precedence over our translations done via
> Rosetta? If that is the case, I have a really tough "sell" to
> convince people to perform translations via Rosetta and not directly
> with the organized sub-groups such as Gnome or KDE.
I think you should not convince them to use Rosetta, but to join
KDE/Gnome translation teams. Translations done in KDE/Gnome teams
benefit the whole community, while in Rosetta only Ubuntu.
And with next release of KDE/Gnome you will not benefit of updated
translations from upstream (or your translations will be lost).
The are more arguments. We had a few discussions on kde-i18n-doc list
about these issues. The summary of our findings is here:
You can also see the main threads of discussion:
Krzysztof Lichota (Polish KDE translation coordinator)
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