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From Francois Orsini <francois.ors...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Message translation question
Date Wed, 31 Aug 2005 22:05:56 GMT
You will always run into the situation where noone can review some 
translated messages - it should work the same as getting code changes 
reviewed - Can code changes be checked-in without getting reviewed? ;)

On 8/31/05, Andrew McIntyre <mcintyre.a@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> On 8/31/05, Daniel John Debrunner <djd@debrunners.com> wrote:
> > David W. Van Couvering wrote:
> >
> > > I would suspect that translations should be reviewed and committed 
> like
> > > any other patch, and svn functionality would be used to catch 
> conflicts.
> > > Reviewing messages does assume someone other than the submitter knows
> > > the language :)
> >
> > Exactly, it's just like code really.
> 
> With the exception that everyone here can read code and not everyone
> here can read, say, Korean.
> 
> What if somebody checks in a change to a previous translation in a
> language where noone in the community is capable of reviewing it? Do
> you just assume it is ok, until a bug is reported against the message?
> For expediency's sake that seems like the thing to do, but we might
> want to enshrine that as policy, so that if the question arises in the
> future, somebody can point back and say the decision was made to
> accept all contributions of translated materials even if there is no
> one capable of actually reviewing the content.
> 
> Just a thought... :-)
> 
> andrew
>

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