On 27-01-2014 02:08 অপৰাহ্ন, pravin.d.s(a)gmail.com wrote:
On 24 January 2014 17:52, Nilamdyuti Goswami <ngoswami(a)redhat.com
While translating some of the fedora packages we often come across
some source strings whose context or meaning is not clear. This
results in wrong translations which is discovered later while
using the actual application. This in turn effects the concerned
To solve this issue, we have formed a Fedora SIG named "Source
String Contextualizing Group"  aimed at
providing concise yet meaningful description of the concerned
source strings in the source code itself to ensure the correctness
and quality in the resulting translations.
We welcome feedback and suggestions.
I liked this.
I think this should become habit/protocol for translation community
over a period. Whenever one find any confusing string, they should
report it back to developer saying "we need context" Or they can give
patch or suggestion for same.
If every translator keeps on following it, in long term we will
definitely have term with good information.
Same time more information is not required for each and every word,
only for confusing terms. It make this task more achievable.
Thanks Pravin. We hope it's implementation can help us yield