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From Gunnar Tapper <tapper.gun...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Chinese Contributor Access
Date Thu, 14 Jul 2016 19:05:03 GMT
Hi,

Start here:
https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/TRAFODION/Modify+Documentation

Gunnar

On Thu, Jul 14, 2016 at 8:02 AM, Liu, Yu (Yu) <yu.liu@esgyn.cn> wrote:

> Hi all,
> Thanks for your suggestion!
> We will find a way which serves best.
>
> Hi Dave & Gunnar,
> Currently we have some Chinese guides.
> How can we upload/put these files to Apache Trafodion website?
>
> Many thanks!
> Liu Yu
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Eric Owhadi [mailto:eric.owhadi@esgyn.com]
> Sent: Thursday, July 14, 2016 9:41 PM
> To: dev@trafodion.incubator.apache.org
> Subject: RE: add a roadmap page in Trafodion's project page
>
> +1 on this,
> Eric
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Liu, Ming (Ming) [mailto:ming.liu@esgyn.cn]
> Sent: Thursday, July 14, 2016 8:35 PM
> To: dev@trafodion.incubator.apache.org
> Subject: add a roadmap page in Trafodion's project page
>
> Hi, all,
>
> I suggest that Trafodion team should add a 'roadmap' page in the project's
> front web page, so users will be clear what to expect in the future.
> It will help decision making in some cases.
>
> Thanks,
> Ming
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jin, Jian (Seth) [mailto:Jian.jin@esgyn.cn]
> Sent: Thursday, July 14, 2016 12:26 PM
> To: dev@trafodion.incubator.apache.org; tapper.gunnar@gmail.com
> Subject: RE: Chinese Contributor Access
>
> This would be very user friendly.
>
> Br,
>
> Seth
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dave Birdsall [mailto:dave.birdsall@esgyn.com]
> Sent: 2016年7月13日 23:20
> To: dev@trafodion.incubator.apache.org; tapper.gunnar@gmail.com
> Subject: RE: Chinese Contributor Access
>
> Hi,
>
> The two don't conflict.
>
> The source for documents can be in directories that mirror the English
> ones.
> Which is a good idea because it will be easier to keep them in synch.
>
> Links on the web pages and in documents on the other hand can go
> transparently across Chinese directories. So to an end-user, it is just as
> you describe: Click on the Chinese link on the main web page, then travel
> to a collection of Chinese pages. Similarly for the documents.
>
> Dave
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Liu, Yu (Yu) [mailto:yu.liu@esgyn.cn]
> Sent: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 3:01 AM
> To: tapper.gunnar@gmail.com; dev@trafodion.incubator.apache.org
> Subject: RE: Chinese Contributor Access
>
> Hi Gunnar,
>
> Appreciate you taking time to provide your details! I will do more
> research on them.
>
> One question: Why add Chinese directory that corresponds with the English
> version rather than create a specific section/place?
>
> In the latter situation, Chinese (large number of users) could locate
> their desired information with fastest and fewest clicks, the user
> experience & user usability will be improved significantly, consequently it
> will contribute to the promotion of Apache Trafodion website as well.
>
> Thanks!
> Liu Yu
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gunnar Tapper [mailto:tapper.gunnar@gmail.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 11:26 AM
> To: dev@trafodion.incubator.apache.org
> Cc: Dave Birdsall <dave.birdsall@esgyn.com>; Jin, Jian (Seth) <
> Jian.jin@esgyn.cn>; Yang, Yang (Felix) <yang.yang@esgyn.cn>
> Subject: Re: Chinese Contributor Access
>
> Hi,
>
> It's definitely a good idea to add a set of Chinese-language pages and
> user guides. Most of the documentation and web pages are located under the
> docs/ directory. I propose that we keep this simple: simply add a
> [document]_cn directory that corresponds with the English version. For
> example, docs/sql_reference and docs/sql_reference_cn. The documents are
> written in asciidoctor so I think we'll be OK there. The current PDF tool
> will not do good so we'll probably need to change to asciidoctor-fopub. See
> http://programfan.github.io/contents/2015/04/20/convert-chinese-asciidoc-to-pdf/
>
> The website uses markdown. From what I can see, this should work. There's
> even a guide: http://markdown.tw/ Here, I propose that the differnet web
> pages are complimented with a _cn counterpart. See src/site/markdown/. We
> may have to do some css work, which I view as a good thing since the
> current css definitions are really hacks.
>
> I hope this helps,
>
> Gunnar
>
>
>
> On Tue, Jul 12, 2016 at 9:10 PM, Liu, Yu (Yu) <yu.liu@esgyn.cn> wrote:
>
> > Hi Dava,
> > Thanks for your details!
> > We plan to upload Chinese reference manuals/website
> > pages/guides/instructions/blogs/articles/… periodically.
> > We will follow the instructions on the website to register.
> >
> > Hi all,
> > One more question:
> > China has been growing dramatically and enjoy tremendous potential, in
> > order to benefit more people and grow more audience, and given that a
> > wealth of Chinese documentation will be coming, thus could Apache
> > Trafodion create a specific section/tab for Chinese files?
> >
> > Liu Yu
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Dave Birdsall [mailto:dave.birdsall@esgyn.com]
> > Sent: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 12:18 AM
> > To: dev@trafodion.incubator.apache.org
> > Cc: Jin, Jian (Seth) <Jian.jin@esgyn.cn>; Yang, Yang (Felix) <
> > yang.yang@esgyn.cn>
> > Subject: RE: Chinese Contributor Access
> >
> > Hi Liu Yu,
> >
> >
> >
> > What sort of documentation do you wish to contribute? Wiki pages? Web
> > site pages? Chinese versions of the reference manuals?
> >
> >
> >
> > An ICLA is a good idea for all of these. A JIRA ID is also a good idea
> > for all of these; it is a good mechanism for tracking work.
> >
> >
> >
> > A Git ID is needed if you are doing web site pages or Chinese versions
> > of the reference manuals, since the source for both of these is stored
> > in Github.
> >
> >
> >
> > Dave
> >
> >
> >
> > *From:* Liu, Yu (Yu) [mailto:yu.liu@esgyn.cn]
> > *Sent:* Monday, July 11, 2016 11:06 PM
> > *To:* dev@trafodion.incubator.apache.org
> > *Cc:* Jin, Jian (Seth) <Jian.jin@esgyn.cn>; Yang, Yang (Felix) <
> > yang.yang@esgyn.cn>
> > *Subject:* Chinese Contributor Access
> >
> >
> >
> > Hi Apache Trafodion,
> >
> >
> >
> > Sincerely appreciate your great efforts for Apache Trafodion Community.
> >
> >
> >
> > I’m Liu Yu who is a technical writer from Esgyn in China (Shanghai),
> > along with some Chinese volunteers who are eager to get more involved
> > and want to be contributors to Apache Trafodion Community.
> >
> >
> >
> > 1.    How can we publish Chinese documentations?
> >
> >
> >
> > 2.    Should we register as indicated below (screen short from website)
> > *individually*? ICLA + Git  ID + Jira ID?
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > Many thanks!
> >
> >
> >
> > Liu Yu
> >
>
>
>
> --
> Thanks,
>
> Gunnar
> *If you think you can you can, if you think you can't you're right.*
>



-- 
Thanks,

Gunnar
*If you think you can you can, if you think you can't you're right.*

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