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Re: ITS Processor

From: Camille Bégnis <camille@neodoc.biz>
Date: Wed, 21 May 2008 15:32:49 +0200
Message-ID: <48342481.5010100@neodoc.biz>
To: public-i18n-its-ig@w3.org
Hi all,

I'm still not very fluent with all those translation technologies, so
forgive me if what I say is nonsense :-)

However, instead of a specific ITS processor implementations, could it
be possible to develop a set of XLS stylesheets able to extract the
translation information from source files and store it in XLIFF format?
(and back into source files)

This way one could use all XLIFF available tools.

Of course you would lose vital information about context but that's
often the case anyway with TM tools.



Yves Savourel wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I think it can be useful to provide a reference implementation of an ITS processor. It would help developers to integrate ITS
> support in their tools, and allow us to spot possible issues or shortcomings of the specifications, or possible additions.
> To get things started, I've put some ideas in the IG wiki that you can find it here:
> http://www.w3.org/International/its/wiki/ITS_Processing
> And I've also attached a few Java classes that implements some of those ideas.
> As an Interest Group we can publish an Interest Group Note along with an open-source implementation of such processor.
> You can create a wiki account by following the on-screen instructions, then it'll take Felix or I to give you the proper rights to
> be able you to edit the wiki.
> Cheers,
> -yves

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