ubuntu-doc for raring

Benjamin Kerensa bkerensa at ubuntu.com
Sun Apr 7 17:03:28 UTC 2013

Raring series is now live.... It will take a bit for translations to import.

On Sun, Apr 7, 2013 at 10:01 AM, Doug Smythies <dsmythies at telus.net> wrote:
> Hi Hannie,
> It looks to me as though the raring series for Ubuntu-docs has not even been
> setup yet. Let alone the translations part.
> By the way, I was doing the same as you, looking around via changing
> "quantal" to "raring" in whatever web pages I could find.
> Have a look at the series list at:
> https://launchpad.net/ubuntu-docs
> Where there is no "raring", whereas it should have been setup at the start
> of this cycle.
> Now look at the series list at:
> https://launchpad.net/serverguide
> Where there is a "raring" series. Follow some links and end up here:
> https://code.launchpad.net/~ubuntu-core-doc/serverguide/raring
> and you can observe that Peter Matulis created the series.
> All other series, both for Ubuntu-Docs and Serverguide have always been
> created by Matthew East before, and now doesn't appear to be getting done.
> This is what I was going on about in my previous e-mail. I do not think
> anyone is at the helm of the Ubuntu-Docs ship at the moment, and it is
> adrift. Furthermore, I think very few people even realize the situation.
> Your second link doesn't exist because it has not been setup yet. This was
> the same for the serverguide until last night, now the link exists, because
> I initialized the raring series translations stuff.
> It is not clear to me why your third link works, but I suspect it says 100%
> translated because it is currently an unmodified copy of quantal. I.E. there
> are no new strings or changes to translate.
> By the way, the Dutch version of the raring serverguide says 1% translated,
> whereas the quantal one says 2% translated (so there is a difference).
> https://translations.launchpad.net/serverguide/raring/+pots/serverguide/nl/+
> translate
> ... Doug
> -----Original Message-----
> From: ubuntu-doc-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com
> [mailto:ubuntu-doc-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com] On Behalf Of Hannie Dumoleyn
> Sent: April-07-2013 08:21
> To: ubuntu-doc at lists.ubuntu.com
> Subject: Re: ubuntu-doc for raring
> When I change the name from quantal to raring like this:
> https://translations.launchpad.net/ubuntu-docs/quantal/+pots/ubuntu-help/nl
> (2980 strings)
> https://translations.launchpad.net/ubuntu-docs/raring/+pots/ubuntu-help/nl
> I get the message that the raring page does not exist.
> Looking at ubuntu-docs/raring,
> https://translations.launchpad.net/ubuntu/raring/+source/ubuntu-docs/+pots/u
> buntu-help/nl/+translate?
> (2980 strings)
> I see that it is 100% translated into Dutch.
> This confuses me.
> Hannie
> Ubuntu Dutch Translators
> Op 07-04-13 05:50, Doug Smythies schreef:
>> Myself, I only work on the Ubuntu serverguide, and while some work has
> been done for the raring cycle, it was only about 15% of what should have
> been done. It is becoming difficult to call it "Official Documentation".
>> I have been asking for about a week about setting up such that
> translations can start, as I'm not sure what to do. I had hoped to be ready
> the day after string freeze, or yesterday.
>> I guess I'll just go ahead and initialize the translations stuff, and beg
> forgiveness later if I mess it up. Give me another day to do it.
>> ... Doug
>> From: ubuntu-doc-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com
> [mailto:ubuntu-doc-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com] On Behalf Of Vadim Nevorotin
>> Sent: April-06-2013 01:40
>> To: ubuntu-doc at lists.ubuntu.com
>> Subject: ubuntu-doc for raring
>> Hello!
>> I can't find ubuntu-doc for raring at Launchpad
> (https://launchpad.net/ubuntu-docs)
>> We need to translate it before final release, but as I can see, there
> aren't any work on raring documentation at all.
>> So, what should we do? Will raring have an official documentation,
> availible for translation?
>> Best regards,
>> Vadim Nevorotin aka Malamut,
>> ubuntu-ru administrator and coordinator.
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Benjamin Kerensa
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