Call for testing of the language pack candidates. 2nd Natty language pack update (Deadline June 15th)
k.nielsen81 at gmail.com
Wed Jun 15 06:41:51 UTC 2011
2011/6/14 Hendrik Knackstedt <hendrik.knackstedt at t-online.de>:
> Hi everybody!
> I tested the language pack for the German Team and it passed the Ubuntu
> test (Kubuntu not tested). Only problem I see with localization is that
> the user is redirected to the Firefox update page in English ("Welcome
> to Firefox 5") and not to the localised page, but maybe that's because
> it doesn't exist yet.
> I cannot include this test report in the Wiki because I'm unable to
> login to the Wiki because of the following bug:
> Any help on solving this bug which limits my translation efforts would
> be appreciated!
I cannot help with the the bug, but I have added your information to
the testing page as a temporary measure.
> Am Dienstag, den 14.06.2011, 10:58 +0200 schrieb Kenneth Nielsen:
>> Hallo everyone
>> So far 5 teams have tested the Natty language packs for their
>> language. Under normal circumstances there is no pressure to test the
>> language packs. The release cycles work as an offer, so if you have
>> made improvements since the last release you can test the packs and
>> get you improvements sent out. On the other hand, if you have not made
>> significant improvements since the last lang. pack release, then you
>> need not bother.
>> However, this language pack release is a special one, since we have
>> had the infrastructure change in the Firefox localization, so I would
>> __strongly encourage as many teams__ to test the language packs as
>> humanly possible.
>> Regards Kenneth
>> 2011/6/10 Kenneth Nielsen <k.nielsen81 at gmail.com>:
>> > Hi translators,
>> > After a small delay the next set of language packs for Ubuntu 11.04
>> > "Natty Narwhal" are now ready.
>> > PLEASE NOTE !!!
>> > There has been a change in how Firefox handles its localization, so
>> > please take extra care to test that the localization of Firefox works
>> > as well as it did before.
>> > PLEASE NOTE !!!
>> > We've uploaded the language packs and the new Firefox packages to the
>> > natty-proposed repository for you to test before they are released to
>> > all users. These should contain all your updates and fixes in
>> > translations done since the release date.
>> > I'd like to ask teams to test them and provide an indication that
>> > they've done so by following some simple steps and submitting a
>> > signoff, so that we know that translations have been successfully
>> > tested.
>> > Simply follow the instructions in this page and add your team's
>> > signoff in the appropriate table:
>> > https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Translations/LanguagePackUpdatesQA
>> > The deadline for the testing is the 15th of June (in a week's time).
>> > After that, we'll update the language packs we've received feedback
>> > for into natty-updates, so that all users can benefit from the new
>> > translations and fixes.
>> > Remember that you'll have to to enable the natty-proposed repository
>> > to get these updates:
>> > https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed
>> > Notes
>> > -----
>> > Remember that now you can subscribe to the iCal feed to stay up to
>> > date with language pack updates and better coordinate your work:
>> > https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Translations/NattyLanguagePackReleaseSchedule
>> > REMEMBER to test the Firefox localization thoroughly.
>> > Thank you for your help in testing translations for all users in your language!
>> > Regards,
>> > Kenneth.
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