W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > public-webplatform@w3.org > April 2013

Re: Translation process and Portuguese content

From: Juarez P. A. Filho <juarezpaf@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 5 Apr 2013 03:21:36 -0400
Message-ID: <CAG0oFWmyseWxYG_pnF7nUhwpYbvuAJ+f9=dL=ZQ5oiyrOf_=3A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Tomoyuki SHIMIZU <tomoyuki.labs@gmail.com>
Cc: public-webplatform@w3.org
Amazing! Thanks guys! The Web Platform Doc Sprint was nice... I am going
back to Brazil on this Sunday, so I will start the translation process with
the Brazilian community help.

I really think we need better urls just as Tomoyuki suggested.

Cheers!

Best Regards,
J | Web Addict  +55 82 99482935(Tim) | +55 82 88093556(Oi)
http://facebook.com/juarezpaf <http://fb.com/juarezpaf> |
@juarezpaf<http://twitter.com/juarezpaf>

"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."
Eleanor Roosevelt



On Thu, Apr 4, 2013 at 8:52 PM, Tomoyuki SHIMIZU <tomoyuki.labs@gmail.com>wrote:

> Hi everyone,
>
> Although translation pages in some languages have already launched, the
> discussion about the rule of article names of translation pages still
> remains and no decision exists yet.
>
> Currently the most popular way to create a new translation page is simply
> to add ISO language code as a subpage name like below:
>
> > http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Main_Page/es
> > http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Main_Page/fr
> > http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Main_Page/ko
>
>
> However, it is pointed out that this naming rule could cause conflicts
> with some HTML tags, CSS units, etc.[1]
>
> To solve this, two kinds of solution have been proposed so far[2].
> One is to prepare separate host for every language like Wikipedia;
> es.docs.webplatform.org, docs-es.wenbplatform.org, etc.[3]
> The other is to extend subpage name:
> docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Main_Page/lang-es,
> docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Main_Page/lang:es, etc.[4]
>
> Personally I have no strong preference now; If either the current way,
> separate hosts, or subpage name extension would be adopted as a common
> rule, many Japanese engineers as well as I are ready to begin writing
> Japanese translations.
>
> Best regards,
> Tomoyuki
>
> [1]
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webplatform/2012Dec/0051.html
> [2] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Projects/translations
> [3]
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webplatform/2012Dec/0113.html
> [4]
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webplatform/2012Dec/0077.html
>
>
> On Apr 4, 2013, at 18:25 , Chris Mills <cmills@opera.com> wrote:
>
> > Thanks Romain.
> >
> > So just to add to that:
> >
> > The main page is at
> >
> > http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Main_Page
> >
> > There have been translations created and added at
> >
> > http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Main_Page/es
> > http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Main_Page/fr
> > http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Main_Page/ko
> >
> > etc.
> >
> > These have been picked up and automatically added into the translations
> bar of the different main page versions.
> >
> > So if you created a translation at
> http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Main_Page/pt
> >
> > that would automatically show up too.
> >
> > Feel free to ping us if you have any more questions ;-)
> >
> > Chris Mills
> > Opera Software, dev.opera.com
> > W3C Fellow, web education and webplatform.org
> > Author of "Practical CSS3: Develop and Design" (http://goo.gl/AKf9M)
> >
> > On 4 Apr 2013, at 09:43, Romain Briand <contact@romain-briand.fr> wrote:
> >
> >> Hello Juarez,
> >> Hi everyone,
> >>
> >> I started some french translation yesterday. You can go to this page
> for more information (Editor's guide) :
> http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/WPD:Editors_Guide
> >> It is a wiki, so you can add pages like this :
> http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Main_Page/pt in order to translate the
> Main Page into Portuguese and so on.
> >> Be carreful there are some special page types for docs.
> >>
> >> Thanks for your help!
> >>
> >> Romain
> >>
> >> 2013/4/4 Juarez P. A. Filho <juarezpaf@gmail.com>
> >> Hey everyone...
> >>
> >> My name is Juarez and I am from Brazil and I am a Front-end Engineer.
> >> Just came in to the Web Platform Doc Sprint at Google San Francisco
> Office today and talked with Peter and July about the wiki and I am very
> excited to contributing with content, mainly translating the actual content
> to the Portuguese.
> >> So... How can I do that? Is there any common start step?
> >> Thanks in advance guys!
> >>
> >>
> >> Best Regards,
> >> J | Web Addict  +55 82 99482935 | +55 82 88093556
> >> http://facebook.com/juarezpaf | @juarezpaf
> >>
> >> "The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams."
> >> Eleanor Roosevelt
> >>
> >
> >
>
>
>
Received on Friday, 5 April 2013 07:22:12 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 19:13:45 UTC