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Re: [libreoffice-l10n] Weblate, where we stand currently


I believe that investing in Pootle today is a waste of money, Weblate
already has a great amount of features and advantages, if you believe it's
a cosmetic change it would be better to develop a customized UI rather than
investing in a project which falls behind most of the recent innovation and
standards available to translators.

On Fri, Nov 22, 2019, 19:21 Rhoslyn Prys <post@meddal.com> wrote:

> What was good about Pootle was that Dwayne and his team were very
> focused on ease of use for translators. That was his priority, to
> encourage translators to get involved in providing translations,
> especially in minority languages for major software programs. He gave me
> a lot of encouragement and helped me to transfer to Pootle from the
> awful setup Mozilla had at the time.
>
> It's a big loss not to have Pootle being developed and a bigger loss
> that the ideas have been lost - anyone seen an easy translatiors guide
> to Weblate - https://docs.weblate.org/en/latest/ ? It's all admin stuff.
>
> Ar 21/11/2019 19:56, ysgrifennodd Valter Mura:
> > Hi All
> >
> > Il 20/11/19 11:29, sophi ha scritto:
> >> Hi Yaron,
> >>
> >> Le 19/11/2019 à 23:01, Yaron Shahrabani a écrit :
> >>> Which parts of this feedback was shared with Michal, the lead
> >>> developer of
> >>> Weblate?
> >>> Is there any documentation about the reported bugs and where they
> >>> stand?
> >>
> >> Weblate bug reports are here:
> >> https://github.com/WeblateOrg/weblate/issues
> >>> i
> >>> I'm asking because I think that if the suggestion is to try and
> >>> develop a
> >>> new system instead of investing in Weblate I believe it's a waste of
> >>> time.
> >>
> >> Where did you see that suggestion to develop a new system? I wrote that
> >> we share forces with other open source projects using or migrating to
> >> Weblate and Michal is part of the discussion.
> >
> > Sharing forces is very important. Also Weblate seems to be a very good
> > software.
> >
> > But I wonder, and this is OT: what about sharing or adding forces to
> > develop and maintain Pootle? Could Pootle be integrated in the TDF
> > process, or be part of a joint venture, for example, between open
> > source entities like TDF, KDE, OpenSuse, etc.?
> >
> > Sorry for the OT, IMHO it's a pity leaving a so good and easy-to-use
> > tool :)
> >
> > Ciao
>
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