Appointing the Launchpad Arabic Translators team

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Thu Nov 11 11:37:10 GMT 2010


Things are slow because there are no people interesting in doing quality
translation, creating a new team won't magically get translation done,
and properly.

On Thu, Nov 11, 2010 at 11:50:14AM +0100, Mohamed Ameur wrote:
> Things are getting really slow can't see no major progress
> 
> 
> On Thu, Nov 11, 2010 at 11:06 AM, Khaled Hosny <khaledhosny at eglug.org> wrote:
> 
> 
>     We already have active Ubuntu translation team:
>     https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-l10n-ar
> 
>     Can't we just use that?
> 
>     On Thu, Nov 11, 2010 at 09:06:07AM +0100, Mohamed Ameur wrote:
>     > Hi,
>     >
>     > Just sent support request.
>     >
>     > Gooday
>     >
>     >
>     > On Mon, Nov 8, 2010 at 12:18 PM, David Planella <
>     david.planella at ubuntu.com>
>     > wrote:
>     >
>     >     Hi all,
>     >
>     >     I'd like to ask for the help of any Arabic translators around with a
>     >     support request [1].
>     >
>     >     To summarize:
>     >
>     >          * There are four different teams of people who want to translate
>     >            into Arabic in Launchpad:
>     >                  * https://launchpad.net/~arabic
>     >                  * https://launchpad.net/~lp-l10n-ar
>     >                  * https://launchpad.net/~lp-l10n-ae
>     >                  * https://launchpad.net/~lp-l10n-ara
>     >
>     >          * None of these teams can actually do translations, as they are
>     >            not part of the Launchpad Translators group
>     >            (https://translations.launchpad.net/+groups/
>     launchpad-translators)
>     >
>     >          * It would be awesome if someone would lead an effort to talk to
>     >            all different teams and merge them into a single one, which we
>     >            can appoint for Arabic translations in Launchpad. The
>     >            appointment process is simple, and can be done in a matter of
>     >            minutes ->
>     >            https://help.launchpad.net/Translations/LaunchpadTranslators#
>     >     StartingTeam
>     >
>     >     Would someone volunteer for doing that?
>     >
>     >     Thanks!
>     >
>     >     Regards,
>     >     David.
>     >
>     >     [1] https://answers.launchpad.net/rosetta/+question/108979
>     >
>     >     --
>     >     David Planella
>     >     Ubuntu Translations Coordinator
>     >     www.ubuntu.com / www.davidplanella.wordpress.com
>     >     www.identi.ca/dplanella / www.twitter.com/dplanella
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     > --
>     > Ameurux
>     >
> 
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> 
> 
>     --
>      Khaled Hosny
>      Arabic localiser and member of Arabeyes.org team
>      Free font developer
> 
> 
> 
> 
> --
> Ameurux
> 

-- 
 Khaled Hosny
 Arabic localiser and member of Arabeyes.org team
 Free font developer



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