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Anthony Wong anthony.wong at
Fri Jul 1 13:11:21 UTC 2016


This is very good, but there are places where the sentences are broken into
pieces, which makes it difficult/impossible to provide good translation.

An example is this sentence on the front page:
Click for installation instructions, or build snapd from source.

It is broken down into 4 parts: "Click for installation instructions, or ",
"build", "snapd", and "from source". I think the intention is to leave the
HTML codes out but this is not a good idea in this case. The end result
will look weird in some languages that don't have the same grammar as


On 30 June 2016 at 22:21, Anthony Dillon <anthony.dillon at>

> Hello,
> I would like to enable localisation for a new website the web team at
> Canonical have created:
>  I have set up a launchpad project which is awaiting translations:
> If this works well I would like to roll this out to other sites from
> Canonical.
> Thank you very much,
> Ant.
> Canonical web team.
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