[Fwd: Announce of the upcoming NMU for the linpopup package]
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Subject: Announce of the upcoming NMU for the linpopup package
Resent-Date: Sun, 10 Dec 2006 10:06:40 -0600 (CST)
Date: Sun, 10 Dec 2006 17:06:34 +0100
From: Christian Perrier <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Dear maintainer of linpopup and Debian translators,
On 03 déc 2006 I sent a notice to the maintainer of the linpopup Debian
package, mentioning the status of at least one old po-debconf translation update in the BTS (bug
I announced the intent to build and possibly upload a non-maintainer upload
for this package in order to fix this long-time pending localization
bug as well as all other pending translations.
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The package maintainer did not respond in a week so I will proceed with the
The package maintainer approved this NMU so I will start building it now.
The full planned schedule is available at the end of this mail.
The package is currently translated to: cs de fr nl pt ru sv vi
Among these, the following translations are incomplete: cs de nl pt ru sv vi
If you did any of the, currently incomplete, translations you will get a
copy of this announcement BCCd to you. Please review the translation.
Other translators also have the opportunity to create new translations for
this package. Once completed, please send them directly to me so I can
incorporate them into the package being built.
The deadline for receiving updates and new translations is 17 déc 2006. If you
are not in time you can always send your translation to the BTS.
You can download the pot, and any po, files from:
If the maintainer objects to this process I will immediately abort my NMU
and send him/her all updates I receive.
Otherwise the following will happen (or already has):
03 déc 2006 : send the first intent to NMU notice to
the package maintainer.
10 déc 2006 : post a NMU announcement to debian-i18n with you
17 déc 2006 : deadline for receiving translation updates
18 déc 2006 : build the package and upload it to DELAYED/0-day
send the NMU patch to the BTS
18 déc 2006 : NMU uploaded to incoming
19 déc 2006 : NMU enters unstable
Thanks for your efforts and time.
"Imagination is more important than knowledge" A.Einstein
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