#5 Fedora 24 vFAD
Closed: Fixed None Opened 6 years ago by pravins.

First draft from Ani https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/G11N/Fedora23-Localization-Sprint-Proposal

It will be too early to plan this for Fedora 23. We need to be very ready with open task before executing this sprint.

Decided we will do this in F24 development life cycle.


As summary says, we were planning for this sprint earlier. vFAD looks better now. Lets discuss about this in meeting and plan action items.

We had discussion about this in [https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting/2016-02-25/g11n.2016-02-25-21.00.log.html meeting].
Steps could be

Reference: https://communityblog.fedoraproject.org/help-port-python-packages-to-python-3/

  1. Plan event - Here i think it will be list of packages those needs translations. [Need Lead: Noriko? Ani?]
  2. Plan date - Here it will be Windows before Translation freeze.
    - 2016-03-08 Software String Freeze
    - 2016-03-29 L10N test day
    - 2016-04-05 Software Translation Deadline
  3. Plan badges. (Decause)
  4. Post of Magazine (Decause) - To bring more participation.
  5. Execute it. (All)

Feel free to add/correct things.

Updates from [https://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-meeting/2016-03-09/g11n_%28l10n_focused%29.2016-03-09-08.30.log.html meeting]

  • Though we have number of things to translate i.e Docs, Websites and GUI.
  • This vFAD we will only concentrate on GUI. This is first time we are having this, lets be small and clear. We will have focused objective.
  • We can have important websites as well. Fale/Noriko can provide information on Wiki.
  • Docs schedule is different, so might need dedicated vFAD for it.
  • Dates: 21-27 - Important question raised, whether these translations will be available for Testing day/week fr 29th March?
  • Screenshots of each priority project before vFAD
  • <Jobava> was thinking of something, one week before deadline, produce a list of screenshots for each 'priority' project and locale so that people can take one last look at all the strings as they look in the UI
  • 1st to 5th April virtual translation sprint happening.
  • Media post is schedule for 8:00 UTC on 31st March.
  • Still struggling on getting badge ready.
  • Discussion on outreach plan with Jona today.

Alex and Jean working on getting stats for Translation sprint. jean planning to post report to list with some graphics.

  • Post is ready for communityblog, will be pushed mostly on 20th April.
  • Next sprint must be planned bit early, to get more time for contributors.
  • Need more participation from Asia countries.
  • Zanata should have something to identify priority package for translations.
  • We must have taskforce to identify important/priority packages for translations in Fedora. This must happen Fedora planning phase.
  • Need to thing for Docs and Website translation as well. Need more information on processed.
  • We can have brainstorming in flock regarding translation sprint.

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