Getting a user barred from a language

Hannie Dumoleyn lafeber-dumoleyn2 at
Thu Sep 12 16:03:41 UTC 2013

Op 12-09-13 16:44, Fòram na Gàidhlig schreef:
>> Hi Michael,
>> I can see you are quite desperate. If you want help from LP admins, you
>> could file a bug against Launchpad itself (or find someone to talk to on
>> #launchpad), but I think it will we very hard to convince them that a
>> person who is delivering bad translations should be banned. On LP a team
>> can choose a restricted or moderated policy so that suggestions will
>> always be reviewed by members of the team.
>> Of course it is sad that, despite your efforts to ask this person
>> politely not to contribute anymore, he still continues.
>> Regards,
>> Hannie
> The problem here is that the people who let him on the team don't
> speak a word of Gaelic, look at his massive Karma and let him in. So,
> restricting permissions to teams doesn't work unless there is someone
> on the team who speaks the language who can judge who gets reviewer
> status.
On LP I see: There are 2 direct members of the "Sgioba Ubuntu na
Gàidhlig"/"Sgioba Launchpad na Gàidhlig" team (moderated), both with
administrator status. When I look at the introduction of the owner's
personal page I cannot believe he/she does not speak a word of Gaelic.

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