Ubuntu Serverguides 12.04 and 14.04 point releases

Doug Smythies dsmythies at telus.net
Thu Mar 12 14:31:24 UTC 2015

On 2015.03.08 15:08 Pierre Slamich wrote:

> We've generated suggestions and we're currently
> reviewing them. We have quite a backlog to process
> though, and the translations are a bit technical for
> some of the contributors.

It is O.K. if you need more time.
Would another week be enough?

> Also, the USG is always a thin rope between keeping the
> terms in English and translating them in French. 
> Proxy is for instance Serveur Mandataire, but I've yet
> to see a sysadmin that would understand that in France :-/

Understood. Just do whatever makes sense for your
language and culture.

> On Fri, Mar 6, 2015 at 1:35 AM, Doug Smythies <dsmythies at telus.net> wrote:
>> On 2015.02.26 16:45 Doug wrote:

>> Hi all,
>> Recall that the Serverguide does only LTS releases now.
>> The Ubuntu Serverguide versions 12.04 and 14.04 are going to do point release updates.
>> The string freeze has just been declared, and the .POT files have been updated, ready for translation.
>> Based on the Italian, which had 0 strings to translate, there seems to be about 129 new strings to translate for 14.04.
>> Based on Russian, which had 0 strings to translate, there seems to be about 44 new strings to translate for 12.04.
>> Some strings should be common to both.
>> There is no specific deadline. We'll check back in two weeks.
>> References:
>> https://translations.launchpad.net/serverguide/precise/+translations
>> https://translations.launchpad.net/serverguide/trunk/+translations

> After one week, just a reminder about this one. We hope to wrap this up in one more week.

> There has been very little activity, but a little from the groups that normally try to keep up
> with serverguide translations. French, Italian, Russian.

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