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From imacat <ima...@mail.imacat.idv.tw>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS][VOTE]: Release OpenOffice 4.0 (RC)
Date Sun, 14 Jul 2013 04:35:58 GMT
On 2013/07/13 20:52, Ariel Constenla-Haile said:
> On Sat, Jul 13, 2013 at 12:20:32PM +0200, Marcus (OOo) wrote:
>> Am 07/13/2013 05:14 AM, schrieb Ariel Constenla-Haile:
>>> On Fri, Jul 12, 2013 at 11:54 PM, imacat<imacat@mail.imacat.idv.tw>  wrote:
>>>> Sorry.  I did not see Traditional Chinese version.  Did I missed
>>>> something on the Traditional Chinese version?
>>>
>>> UI translation is not complete: https://translate.apache.org/zh_TW/aoo40/
>>
>> I can see that 97% is translated. Not that bad. Do we have an
>> agreement that we need 100% for a release?
> 
> http://markmail.org/message/pxgvjuw2j3ukqsom
> 
> Concerns should have been risen at that time, it was discussed on the
> mailing list, and properly tagged ("if it does not happen on the mailing
> list...").
> 
> 
>> I'm asking because I really don't know it and in former OOo times we
>> have done releases for languages with at least 80% translated UI
>> [1]. So, maybe a change that I haven't seen in the last weeks.
> 
> For this particular case, the translation of the main 4.0.0 feature is
> incomplete https://translate.apache.org/zh_TW/aoo40/svx/source/sidebar/
> How serious would it be to release this translation in such a state? The
> same applies to other languages released in 3.4.* but not in this 4.0.0
> RC.

    Hmm...  I see the problem with side bar translation.  And I'm very
sorry that I was in my research paper and did not notice the previous
discussion.  However, there are several issues of concern:

 1. I am going to give a talk in our largest local open source
conference (COSCUP 2013, http://coscup.org/) on 8/3, and plan to
announce OpenOffice 4.0.  It is the first talk after the key notes.  It
would be very embarrassing to announce it without a local version released.

 2. There would be a large-scale deployment around August or September
(6000-7000) in a government department, and they are planning to join
our development force in order to fix some Chinese problems in
governmental use.  If OpenOffice 4.0 Traditional Chinese version is not
available at that time, we could only give them 3.4.1, which their
development could not be based on.

    I've asked our local community to help the translation in urgent.
If we can finish the Traditional Chinese sidebar translation with
certain amount, could it be OK to release it?

> 
> 
> Regards


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