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Re: ticket for fixing up translation information

From: Jen Simmons <jen@jensimmons.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:55:23 -0400
Message-ID: <CAB0bRKOS_9xc9U13TqbHj_i2Bn+LhEG1eAOtxr+pQF1zvMxhXQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: PhistucK <phistuck@gmail.com>
Cc: List WebPlatform public <public-webplatform@w3.org>
We are working on a single-sign-in system so that one account will work
everyplace. It's going to take time, however. Meanwhile, you might want to
create an account for http://project.webplatform.org. We are about to start
using it very heavily, moving all work on things we are actually working on
to that system. I know you are quite active and might want to be able to
post comments and ideas. Meanwhile, of course, the email list is still
here. The plan is to copy and paste relevant bits of email to the PM space
where it's easier to keep track of decisions and activity implementing
those decisions.

Jen Simmons
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host of The Web Ahead
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On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 3:19 PM, PhistucK <phistuck@gmail.com> wrote:

> Sorry for being so stubborn - I would have joined the project management
> system conversation if I had a user, but I am not willing to create a user
> just for that.
> In other words, if my docs.webplatform.org user worked there, I would
> have joined.
> My input is known, regardless, as you can see from the thread to which I
> linked.
> ☆*PhistucK*
> On Thu, Jul 31, 2014 at 9:15 PM, Amelia Bellamy-Royds <
> amelia.bellamy.royds@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I made a separate story ticket for discussing the appropriate URL for a
>> translation, which should also encompass related issues about how to
>> search/filter for articles in a given language:
>> http://project.webplatform.org/content/issues/113
>> (This is separate from Jen's ticket, issue #111, which focuses on
>> improving the instructions and help information for translators.)
>> In line with the effort to move project management from the email list to
>> the project tracker, further discussion should go on the appropriate
>> tickets.  That way, all the ideas about each problem will be in one place,
>> not split between multiple email threads and wiki pages and intersecting
>> with other discussions.
>> P.S. To Jen.  Are you aware of the way-too-much-whitespace issue when in
>> tickets and comments?  Maybe worth another ticket about fixing up the
>> project tracker CSS?
>> AmeliaBR
>> On 31 July 2014 11:13, Renoir Boulanger <renoir@w3.org> wrote:
>>> See inline
>>> --
>>> On July 31, 2014 12:30:18 PM EDT, PhistucK <phistuck@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> >I remember we had a long discussion
>>> ><
>>> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-webplatform/2012Dec/0049.html
>>> >
>>> >without a definite outcome regarding the way we implement translations.
>>> >Some people were in favor of the wiki/dom/fr (for the French version of
>>> >wiki/dom), I (and I think others) was against that.
>>> I can see why, listing subpages and seeing translations is strange.
>>> >I think the unspoken conclusion was
>>> >that we keep it this way (wiki/dom/fr)
>>> >for now, until we know more or something.
>>> >
>>> >My preference was to handle it similarly
>>> > to the way Wikipedia handles it -
>>> >using a sub domain for every language.
>>> > fr.docs.webplatform.org for
>>> >French,
>>> >or similar.
>>> Right, I guess Ryan would have said that we'd have to generate as many
>>> SSL certificates as there are languages.
>>> >Perhaps we should revisit it?
>>> Let's keep a note about that.
>>> Renoir
>>> ~
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