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Re: Call for translations (debian-refcard)

On Mon, Jul 14, 2008 at 07:19:57AM +0200, W. Martin Borgert wrote:
> the Debian refcard is now apt-getable part of Debian.
> The version that is now in unstable has unfortunately some
> layout defects, which I will tackle soon, but - worse - the
> translations are not up to date. Therefore, I like to ask all
> Debian translators to help both with the existing languages:
> bg, ca, cs, da, de, el, es, eu, fi, fr, gl, he, hu, it, ja, nb,
> nl, pl, pt_BR, pt_PT, ro, ru, sk, sv, tr, uk, vi, zh_CN

de is now up-to-date.

> PLEASE, contact me before you start working on a translation. I
> will coordinate to prevent duplicated work.

Oops, too late :-)

I noticed that the PO files are currently not error free:

$ msgfmt -cv po4a/fr.po 
po4a/fr.po:7: some header fields still have the initial default value
26 translated messages, 92 fuzzy translations, 1 untranslated message.

Also previous translators should be added to the header to give proper
credits. It seems that the old CVS history of refcard was not
correctly transferred. So it's necessary to obtain this information from

Would it be OK to clean the header of other PO files as well?


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