ubuntu-docs updates for translation into Intrepid
jtv at canonical.com
Thu Oct 9 10:43:51 BST 2008
Matthew East wrote:
> The queue hasn't decreased at all since my last post, it's now at 1174
> following a few manual uploads.
That's because of their place in the overall queue. There are still a
bit over 3,000 files in front of the first ubuntu-docs uploads, so it'll
be at least another day before the importer gets to those. I've been
asked to prioritize debian-installer as well, though I believe those
will go through pretty quickly.
> What concerns me the most is that a large number of pot templates have
> not been imported, so even translators working through the interface
> and not relying on imports cannot work with the latest English
> documents. What that means I think is that translation of ubuntu-docs
> is pretty much a write off for this release.
> I would have thought that pot templates should be given priority over
> po templates in the queue.
There is a problem with that: it means that people start translating
without seeing what work is already done but waiting for import. So you
could end up with the same translation effort going into much less
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