openoffice-l10n mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Jürgen Schmidt <jogischm...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [RELEASE]: translation deadline June 18th latest
Date Thu, 30 May 2013 07:12:22 GMT
On 5/29/13 10:18 PM, RGB ES wrote:
> 2013/5/29 Jürgen Schmidt <jogischmidt@gmail.com>
> 
>> On 5/29/13 12:11 AM, RGB ES wrote:
>>> 2013/5/28 Jürgen Schmidt <jogischmidt@gmail.com>
>>>
>>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> on the dev list I have proposed our way towards the AOO 4.0 release and
>>>> one important part is the translation.
>>>>
>>>> I proposed a deadline of June 14th but had to correct myself because I
>>>> am not available form June 14-17 and it seems that I again will be the
>>>> bottleneck.
>>>>
>>>> Anyway I will start to integrate the last translations on June 18th.
>>>> Ideally the translations will be available as soon as possible that we
>>>> can integrate them in time and can provide snapshot builds.
>>>>
>>>> I plan to integrate the first finished translations next week.
>>>>
>>>> Translations that will be finished later will be included in a potential
>>>> language update release. Important is the finished UI translation. But a
>>>> complete help translation is appreciated as well ;-) but no release
>>>> stopper from my point of view because we had released languages where
>>>> the help is still English only.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Further discussion on the translation deadline and further proceeding on
>>>> the l10n list.
>>>>
>>>
>>> How translation errors will be managed *after* this deadline? Considering
>>> that there are no localized snapshot yet, this deadline does not give too
>>> much time for testing.
>>
>> I agree that the timeline is very tight but I don't want to set to
>> early. Some of the translation are already finished and will be
>> integrated asap and will be part of the snapshot builds.
>>
>> The deadline is only for those who can't do it earlier. We can set the
>> deadline to June 12 but even then I can't guarantee that I can integrate
>> everything before June 14th. I thought it make more sense to give people
>> the weekend to complete their work.
>>
>> My recommendation is to finish the translation asap and don't wait on
>> the last second.
>>
>> Maybe you missed my point that I will integrate finished translations on
>> demand when they are finished and integrate them in the snapshot builds.
>>
>> If you have better idea please let us know, I am open for everything.
>>
>>
> No, I only have questions :)
> 
> ES translation is at 100% since some days, my question was just about
> potential errors discovered during testing. I *hope* we will not find too
> many problems this time, but considering that during the last year there
> were near 2000 (yes, two thousands) fixes for long standing errors on ES
> translation, ranging from simply typos to strings that said exactly the
> opposite of what they do... well, I'm a bit worried about the short testing
> times. But no problem, the ES test team is already on red alert waiting for
> the firsts localized builds so there will be no problem at all ;)
> 
> Maybe for future releases we need to think about a way to make localized
> test builds available on an earlier development stage. But we can discuss
> this after 4.0.

I agree and I would like have some kind of continuous integration of
localization. Or at least every 2 weeks or so.

But the normal errors like typos you find in a release can be fixed at
any time.

Juergen

> 
> Regards
> Ricardo
> 
> 
> 
> 
>> Juergen
>>
>>
>>>
>>> Regards
>>> Ricardo
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>>
>>>> Regards
>>>>
>>>> Juergen
>>>>
>>>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
>>>> To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscribe@openoffice.apache.org
>>>> For additional commands, e-mail: dev-help@openoffice.apache.org
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
>> To unsubscribe, e-mail: l10n-unsubscribe@openoffice.apache.org
>> For additional commands, e-mail: l10n-help@openoffice.apache.org
>>
>>
> 


---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: l10n-unsubscribe@openoffice.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: l10n-help@openoffice.apache.org


Mime
View raw message