Re: Please review/update upstream translations in system-config-printer
HI again Josselin (and Deb18n) :)
On 18/02/2008, at 10:21 PM, Josselin Mouette wrote:
Le lundi 18 février 2008 à 17:36 +1030, Clytie Siddall a écrit :
1. lodge it with a recognized translation list, such as the GNOME
desktop or the Translation Project, OR request its translation on an
Currently the project is hosted at Fedora and the translations are
managed by translate.fedoraproject.org. However it seems the
are not very responsive, and the developers are utterly failing on
I regret to say that my team does not have the resources, so far, to
cover Fedora. You may find Fedora has less priority with other teams,
4. notifying us of upcoming releases (ideally, at least two weeks
earlier), best practice is by using a utility such as po-debconf 
They have no synchronisation to the translation teams whatsoever,
leads to the so large number of fuzzy/missing strings.
The long-term solution is probably to migrate this project to the
infrastructure; by following the GNOME roadmap and procedures, and
the responsiveness of GNOME translators, the result should be much
different. I’ll ask upstream to think about it.
I would recommend this, since the program evidently has links to
GNOME, and since the GNOME Translation Project is both efficient and
As for now, I think I’ll request the translations here each time we
update the package in Debian, and wait for a week or two before
uploading the package.
That's definitely a good start. :)
I've just sent in my translation, so you have one more, at least!
Vietnamese Free Software Translation Team