Adding new language-pack to Ubuntu

Gunnar Hjalmarsson gunnarhj at
Mon Dec 8 11:49:59 UTC 2014

Hi Arslanbek!

On 2014-12-08 08:56, Арсланбек Астемиров wrote:
> Recently, a new locale was added to glibc ([1] and Ubuntu ([2], thanks to 
> Gunnar Hjalmarsson). It is a part of Utopic and Vivid repos now.
> Regretfully, there is no language-pack-ce in Vivid repos yet.
> What should be done (apart from filling up the catalog with translations) 
> to enable language-pack generation and using the locale for the distro 
> interface?

That's precisely it. Actual translations.

I was informed a few weeks ago that a 5% limit is applied, i.e. language
packs are generated for languages with > 5% coverage. I don't know
exactly myself how those 5% is calculated, and I'd like to find out, so
I might come back with some clarifications.

Best regards and Good Luck!

Gunnar Hjalmarsson

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