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Re: Launchpad Translations: re-enabling "global" suggestions on edge



Thanks for getting this back underway.  It was very helpful to my
(Ubuntu) translation team (when it didn't timeout).


On Fri, May 15, 2009 at 10:51, Danilo Šegan <danilo@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi guys,
> For the next few days at least, I'll be re-enabling global suggestions
> on edge.  As a reminder, global suggestions are translations you see
> among suggestions for a message, but from different software packages in
> Launchpad (you can recognize them by "Used in" and "Suggested in"
> markers below the translation itself).
> This is very important part of Launchpad, but we've been disabling them
> from time to time through last few months when we were worried about
> performance.  The last time we disabled them was in late April (with our
> 2.2.4 release), when we rolled out big part of our message sharing code
> (more on that later, once we polish it further :).
> I want to get a few days of testing on edge, so we can decide whether we
> can re-enable them with our 2.2.5 release coming later in May.  Note
> that they can't cause saving problems you experienced with the previous
> timeout problem on edge, so while you might see slower loading pages,
> you should get more useful suggestions and will help us in making sure
> this feature works correctly for everybody so we can re-enable it
> everywhere.
> We will be closely monitoring timeouts to see how is it affecting
> translators, and if it's a big problem, we'll shut them down until we
> are certain they work well.  Thanks for your patience and help in making
> Launchpad Translations rock.
> Cheers,
> Danilo
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