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2011/3/3 Rimas Kudelis <>

Hi Claudio,

2011.03.03 14:18, Claudio F Filho rašė:

 Olivier, Can you give the access to Rogerio in the pootle for pt-BR?

Sophie, we can get a second person with admin privileges in the pt-BR
pootle? We are trying to ensure free contribution of the Brazilian community
in the project.

I'll answer this one, if you don't mind. The answer is: it's totally up to
the team lead (Olivier, in this case). Our (well, at least my) policy is
that Pootle administrators grant language admin rights for one person in a
team, and leave that person responsible for delegating permissions
(including those of a language admin) inside their team. I don't think an
approach without such hierarchy would be good...

If you don't mind, I will answer that.

1 - What if that supposed "team lead" become untrusted by the Community? You
are telling us that just one person can decide who is in, or out, of the
Pootle resources, based only in his own interest, despite the community
needs. That doesn't sound good to me...

2 - We, the Brazilian Community, are asking access to the resources for
translating LibreOffce to pt-br, and to colaborate with the project. At this
moment, just one person has access to that resources, and that person is not
answering to the community requests and needs, despite the fact he is a TDF
member and should do so. We do not recognize that person as a "team lead"
and it is publicly expressed in many places over the web. We have granted
access to almost all the other resources, like wiki, PT-BR website, mailing
lists, and so on, but not to Pootle, yet. We want Claudio F. Filho, who is
trusted by the Brazilian Community, and also a TDF member, to have the same
rights to approve new contributors to Pootle.

We want, at least, two more contributors added to Pootle, in order to work
on translations and make things transparent for the Brazilian Community:
Rogério and me. Rogério is asking for access for the last two weeks, without
an answer. I am requesting mine right now.

What should we do in Pootle's case?

Hope this helps,

Unfortunately, it didn't.


Best regards.

Paulo de Souza Lima
Técnico em Eletrônica e Administrador
Curitiba - PR
Linux User #432358
Ubuntu User #28729

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