Import of Epiphany browser translations - Manx

Aron Xu happyaron.xu at
Thu Jul 29 09:18:04 UTC 2010

Translations for packages not in main are shipped with the package
itself. They are updated when a new upstream release is available and
the package maintainer update them in Ubuntu, or someone ask the
package maintainer to make a new version into Ubuntu with updated

On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 17:10, Manx Translators
<ubuntumanx at> wrote:
> Yep, that sounds right, thank you. So to my original question; how and when
> do the translations of Epiphany present here
> make it into a release
> of Ubuntu? For instance with gdm, it is listed in Ubuntu Translations, so
> I:
> do the work in Launchpad,
> download the po file,
> adapt it to the gnome POT file
> and send it to
> But epiphany did not seem to be listed in ubuntu translations, so I did the
> work directly upstream. So how does that particular translation make it
> downstream, and is there something in particular I need to do to make it
> happen?
> Thanks,
> Reuben
> On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 11:01 AM, Aron Xu <happyaron.xu at> wrote:
>> It is just a cloned repository to a Launchpad bzr branch which
>> requested by a person or a team, and will not influence your
>> translations shipped in Ubuntu.
>> On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 16:57, Manx Translators
>> <ubuntumanx at> wrote:
>>> I was rather saying that the translations were present on the
>>> Launchpad page for Epiphany Web Browser, not Ubuntu Launchpad
>>> Translations; just in case that wasn't clear.
>>> Anyway, you can see that the list here contains the gv.po file, the
>>> relevant one for Manx
>>> Reuben
>>> On 7/29/10, Aron Xu <happyaron.xu at> wrote:
>>>> Could you give us the exact link, that you have seen your translations
>>>> on Launchpad?
>>>> On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 16:19, Manx Translators
>>>> <ubuntumanx at> wrote:
>>>>> Hello all,
>>>>> A quick query, hope someone can answer. I've translated Epiphany Web
>>>>> Browser upstream at Gnome L10n, and the translation shows up on the
>>>>> Launchpad project page for the browser. Only thing is, epiphany
>>>>> doesn't seem to be part of the Ubuntu Launchpad translating system,
>>>>> and so I was wondering how and when my translations would be imported
>>>>> from upstream (with a view towards the Maverick release). If it makes
>>>>> a difference, the translations upstream were committed to the "master"
>>>>> section, i.e. what will become Gnome 3.0. Is there anything I should
>>>>> be doing differently to get these translations included in the
>>>>> language packs?, or will it be sorted with the new release?
>>>>> Thanks in advance,
>>>>> Reuben
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>>>> Regards,
>>>> Aron Xu
>> --
>> Regards,
>> Aron Xu

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