Bug#256891: www.debian.org: add stats on bytes to translated in devel/website/stats
On Sun, Sep 11, 2005 at 09:20:35AM +0200, Helge Kreutzmann wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 29, 2004 at 08:38:25PM +0200, Frank Lichtenheld wrote:
> > On Tue, Jun 29, 2004 at 08:11:08PM +0200, Nicolas Bertolissio wrote:
> > > here is a patch that add statistics about bytes to translate, I think it
> > > gives a good idea of the amount of work to be done as big pages are
> > > longer to translate than small ones.
> > Is this really worth beeing displayed? Which information gives this
> > to us and why do we need this information?
> I alrady maintain such a list locally for german. The reason is quite
> simple: The source files are of varying size. So I like to pick one
> which I can complete in the time set up for this. Lets say, I have
> half an hour, then I would not pick News/1997/1.3.wml, but probably
> get News/1997/19970317.wml, News/1997/19970326.wml, ..
> themself, but given that every language can benefit from this,
> not every translator might know enough shell for this and translation
> itself is already a tedious work I am in favor of this proposal. In
> which way does it hurt the other pages? The statistics page is IMHO
> mainly used by (wannaba) translators.
Feel free to test and commit the patch, I don't object.
Frank Lichtenheld <email@example.com>