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Re: Attention, translators!


Hi Kevin

On Mon, Aug 9, 2010 at 6:11 PM, Kevin Godby <godbyk@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hello.
> I just wanted to touch base with the translators and see how things are going.
> So far, we've released the Greek and German editions of the Ubuntu manual.
> There are a number of other translations that appear to be near
> completion according to the Launchpad page:
> https://translations.launchpad.net/ubuntu-manual
> For those translations listed at 100% complete, what's your status?
> Are you working on editing/proofreading?  Or are you waiting on me for
> something?  (If you're waiting on me, please send me an email!)
> For everyone else: write a quick note letting us know how things are
> going.  Is there anything we can help with?
> I've got a few folks volunteering to help you fix any LaTeX errors so
> that your PDFs compiling successfully again.  If you'd like help with
> this, just ask.
> Thanks for all of your hard work in translating the Ubuntu manual!

We (Danish) still need to review a large number of suggestions, which
is taking quite a while.  My (realistic) goal is for lucid edition 1
to be ready before the release of the maverick manual. Subsequent
releases will hopefully be easier.  The most time consuming part is to
look up strings in user interfaces.

Ask Hjorth Larsen

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