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Re: [libreoffice-l10n] Behaviour of the "Needs editing" flag in Weblate


Hi Tuomas,
Le 10/02/2020 à 12:48, Tuomas Hietala a écrit :
> Hello,
>
> Currently TDF Weblate seems to be set up to revert to the original
> English string when a translated string is flagged as "needs editing".
> I.e. the English string is shown in the UI instead of the flagged
> translation. As the Weblate workflow in LibreOffice has not been
> documented yet, I don't know whether this is intentional or not.
> However, this is different from some other projects I have translated on
> other Weblate instances, so the behaviour may be different from what
> some people are used to.
>
> Because of this, it's currently probably not a good idea to flag all
> strings needing editing as "needs editing" (as I initially did), but
> only to flag strings where the translation is clearly wrong or confusing
> enough that the English string is preferred. I think this limits the
> usefulness of the flag somewhat, but I guess comments could be used for
> the same purpose also.

Could you send a direct link to an example of such string? Thanks in advance
Cheers
Sophie

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