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Re: Landing team 17.06.14


On Wed, Jun 18, 2014 at 9:52 AM, Tomas Öqvist <tomas.oqvist@xxxxxxxxx>

>  Nice improvement in many of the core apps! I have had problems with the
> google sync for a while and it still persists in the rewritten contacts and
> calendar apps. I get a message that sync with google contacts failed,
> mostly citing "Reason unknown", but yesterday I saw a message like
> "permission denied" or something. With the calendar app, I get the first
> time sync (although some tasks that I have deleted from google calendar
> reappear in UT), but after that nothing is updated. No error messages here.
> Are there any bugreports filed against this and if not, where should i file
> it?
> The contacts search functionality is really useful, but can I wish for the
> ability to also search Firstname Lastname by typing "fi la" or similar?
> I also noticed that there are more languages available in the settings,
> e.g. Finnish and Norwegian, but not Swedish. Is there a way to help out
> with the translation?
Hi Thomas,

Sure! You can see all the translations that need to be done for Swedish
here, including links to the web UI to do the translations from:


And you can learn how to get started translating Ubuntu and getting in
touch with the Swedish translation team here:



> Thanks,
> Tomas
> 2014-06-17 20:23, David Planella skrev:
> On Tue, Jun 17, 2014 at 8:21 PM, David Planella <david.planella@xxxxxxxxxx
> > wrote:
>>  On Tue, Jun 17, 2014 at 7:58 PM, Rodney Dawes <
>> rodney.dawes@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> On Tue, 2014-06-17 at 19:49 +0200, Łukasz 'sil2100' Zemczak wrote:
>>> > Top news: image #85 promoted! There are some changes of interest in
>>> this
>>> > image, one of which is the new design of address-book-app, dialer-app
>>> > and messaging-app. This image also doesn't use the desktop translation
>>> > files anymore - this means there might potentially be some applications
>>> > that are be missing translations (like, for instance, the dialer-app).
>>> > We apologize for any possible inconveniences. We assure you that those,
>>> > if identified, will be fixed as soon as possible.
>>>  What changed exactly with the translations here? These apps weren't
>>> using translations embedded in the .desktop files anyway, but were using
>>> the X-Gettext-Domain= in the .desktop file to point to their translation
>>> domain. Did this change to include the translations in the .desktop
>>> files directly? Or was the X-Gettext-Domain= entry just removed?
>>  I think by "desktop translations" here Lukasz meant that we're no
>> longer going to use the desktop-specific language packs in favour of the
>> much smaller touch-specific ones.
>>  As pitti mentioned in previous e-mails on the list, this will mean for
>> some packages to get their translations stripped and shipped in the
>> language packs instead. dialer-app was one of the first ones, so it's
>> shipped without translations today, but we're getting the language pack
>> also today
>  Sorry, here I meant, we're getting the language pack *export* from
> Launchpad today, from which to feed translations to build the language
> packs for.
>>   , so probably at some point tomorrow or whenever the touch language
>> packs are uploaded, it should get them back.
>>  Cheers,
>> David.
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