tx client push got HTTP403 error

Dimitris Glezos glezos at indifex.com
Sat Feb 25 06:01:31 UTC 2012

We'll investigate about this. I believe we have the necessary information.


On Fri, Feb 24, 2012 at 9:59 AM, Kévin Raymond
<shaiton at fedoraproject.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 24, 2012 at 5:55 PM, alick <alick9188 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I have used transifex client to do offline translations for several
>> months. But this week the method does not work for me. When I try to
>> push translated stuff about fedora website or abrt or rpm(an upstream
>> for fedora), it always throws out HTTP 403 error. However, when it comes
>> with fedora install guide, the push runs fine.
>> Below is my test from the command line (done just now):
>>  $ tx  push -t -l zh_CN -r fedora-install-guide.adminoptions
>>  Pushing translations for resource fedora-install-guide.adminoptions:
>>  Pushing 'zh_CN' translations (file:
>> translations/fedora-install-guide.adminoptions/zh_CN.po)
>>  Done.
>>  $ tx  push -t -l zh_CN -r fedora-web.spins-fedoraproject-org
>>  Pushing translations for resource fedora-web.spins-fedoraproject-org:
>>  Pushing 'zh_CN' translations (file:
>> translations/fedora-web.spins-fedoraproject-org/zh_CN.po)
>>  HTTPError: HTTP Error 403: FORBIDDEN
>> I am guaranteed the priviledge of pushing source pot files to fedora
>> install guide on transifex, but I think this should not make a
>> difference when I just push translations. I should also add that
>> uploading the translated po files using the web interface works fine for
>> all the projects mentioned above.
>> Tiansword, the coordinator of Simplified Chinese translation team have
>> talked with me on IRC, and he told me that he also got HTTP 403 errors.
>> Maybe he can give some more comments later.
>> I once created a ticket on indifex on this issue[1], and it is being
>> processed. (Sorry I want to say it seems not very quick.) It seems other
>> people can not see the detailed messages on that link. So I post it here
>> to ask for more help:
>> * Is there any other people experiencing this problem?
>> * What is the real problem? And how can I solve it?
>> [1] https://indifex.zendesk.com/tickets/308
>> --
>> alick
>> Fedora 16 (Verne) user
>> https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Alick
> Same for me, I can push only where I am maintainer, could not push elsewhere.
> It worked few weeks ago.
> Something has changed, and 403 don't tel us that it is a miss
> configuration on our part.
> Any idea Glezos?
> --
> Kévin Raymond
> (shaiton)
> GPG-Key: A5BCB3A2

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