Re: And why DDTP does not use webwml? Re: Why DDTP? shouldn't it be DPTP? (was Re: spanish translations in DDTP now)
On Fri, Dec 06, 2002 at 01:31:40PM +0100, Lorenzo Cappelletti wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Michael Bramer <email@example.com>
> Date: Thu, 5 Dec 2002 19:34:06 +0100
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
> Subject: Re: And why DDTP does not use webwml? Re: Why DDTP? shouldn't it be DPTP? (was Re: spanish translations in DDTP now)
> > On Thu, Dec 05, 2002 at 01:23:33PM +0100, Jose Carlos Garcia Sogo wrote:
> > >
> > > One question I have is why DDTP does not use webwml. This is now part
> > > of the Debian project (as it's under ddtp.debian.org), but it's
> > > completely incoherent with Debian www style, and it also is the part
> > > of the Debian web with less translations!
> Well, as DDTP's site developer, I must admin I didn't take into
> consideration webwml when I started designing the site, just because I
> think DDTP's site has its own requirements. I liked WML concept, though.
> I don't think that being part of a Debian sub-project implies using
> webwml (see some projects at http://www.debian.org/devel/ like
> Debian-Edu). Nevertheless, I agree that what Debain users perceive is
> not something homogeneous.
Anyway, Debian-Edu does use wiki, under wiki.debian.net. And wiki, as
it's a different application has his own behaviour. Anyway, I'd like
them to use also webwml at least for the front page and perhaps some
of the more important things.
> Is there any point regarding translator work, anyway?
Yes, using webwml your pages are automatically included in the "web
pages to be translated" (http://www.debian.org/devel/website/stats/),
and people will se pages in his own language (if available)
Jose Carlos Garcia Sogo