Problem with documentation translations

Milo Casagrande milo at
Sat Oct 3 14:10:48 UTC 2009

2009/10/3 Matthew East <mdke at>:
> This looks to be an issue caused by the combination of the
> symlink-dupes script in ubuntu-docs which uses symlinks for files
> which are identical (in this case, faq.xml in several languages is
> identical because it is untranslated and appears in English) and the
> pkgbinarymangler work that Martin Pitt did to move documentation
> translations into the langpacks. Possibly because Martin's work uses
> symlinks too, there seems to be some kind of conflict.
> Milo, please file a bug report on ubuntu-docs if you have a moment.
> Martin - any ideas about solving this?

Bug filed: 441401


PS: is there a way to disable that annoying wiki page redirection when
filing a bug via Launchpad? Or at least thinking about moving the
relevant instruction of using the ?no-redirect to the top of that wiki

Milo Casagrande <milo at>

More information about the ubuntu-doc mailing list