Proposal: New Fedora Localization Guide
glezos at indifex.com
Fri Jun 24 10:52:37 UTC 2011
On Fri, Jun 24, 2011 at 1:49 PM, Valentin Laskov <laskov at festa.bg> wrote:
> Please make possible to link translated pages in the wiki from the base website or make software to detect automatically localized
> pages in wiki!
> E.g. from http://fedoraproject.org/bg/get-help to
Valentin, please open a ticket to the websites team for this.
> Best regards
> Valentin Laskov
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Dimitris Glezos" <glezos at indifex.com>
> To: "Fedora Translation Project List" <trans at lists.fedoraproject.org>
> Sent: Friday, June 24, 2011 10:39 AM
> Subject: Re: Proposal: New Fedora Localization Guide
> | On Fri, Jun 24, 2011 at 3:48 AM, Manuel Ospina <mospina at redhat.com> wrote:
> | > We can just update the TQSG instead of creating a new document. The TQSG is
> | > translation friendly and can be build in several formats (in PDF/HTML/ePub
> | > format).
> | >
> | > I don't see any good reason to replace it.
> | Please see previous emails. Again, here are some reasons to move to the wiki:
> | - Wiki receives new content quickly (most times right away).
> | - Docs-based TQSG has outdated content which isn't revoved/updated quickly
> | (note: wiki has this issue as well).
> | - Wiki has lots of content which was never on the TQSG, such as the FAQ,
> | Maintainer guide, list of important modules etc.
> | - Maintaining two sets of docs leads to inconsistencies.
> | The above issues are proven by history and happen mainly due to having very few
> | volunteers with little time. We have requested for new volunteers repeatedly
> | with no luck.
> | Let's get things done folks.
> | Here are some *wrong* reasons to sacrifice above points to stay on TQSG:
> | - Translations: Not important, wiki works well for 95% of cases.
> | - PDF/ePub: Not important, wiki works well for 95% of cases.
> | - We have found one new volunteer today who promises to keep it updated.
> | - It's what we currently have.
> | - It's pretty.
> | - We have static docs tech, we should use it!!!1!
> | Yet another bikeshed thread?
> | -d
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