Re: D-I Manual - String freeze / Call to update translations (deadline: Feb 10)
G'day all :)
On 27/01/2008, at 3:43 AM, Frans Pop wrote:
As it's almost a year since the last upload and a D-I Beta release
prepared, now seems like a good time to do a release of the
So, please update your translations before *Sunday February 10*.
Currently there are 4 translations that are up-to-date:
German, French, Russian and Simplified Chinese.
All other translations need updating. There have not been a huge
changes since the last release, so 2 weeks should be plenty of time.
With this deadline, the upload should reach testing before the D-I
I've started updating: are the PO files automatically updated so I
only need to work on the current files in the "vi" dir?
Also, Frans, would you please consider using msgid-previous? This
gettext feature shows the translator a diff between the previous and
current string, which is particularly useful when the string is long
or complex. It's ideal for doc translations.
It comes with all recent gettext packages (along with msgctxt, which
is very useful for contextual info).
Vietnamese Free Software Translation Team