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From Antoine Toulme <antoine.tou...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Internationalization
Date Tue, 10 Mar 2009 20:47:36 GMT
Hey guys, I'd like to keep this going on. Should I consider discussing this
on infra ? Open a bug about it ? Please let me know. Thanks!

On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 11:49 PM, Antoine Toulme <antoine.toulme@gmail.com>wrote:

>
>
> On 3/4/09, Emmanuel Lecharny <elecharny@apache.org> wrote:
>>
>> Stefan Seelmann wrote:
>>
>>> Emmanuel Lecharny wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>> I lile the idea a lot, but there is a small problem : if we offer users
>>>> to submit translations, as those translations will be included into the
>>>> packaged product, and as anyone on the planet can submit such a
>>>> translation, we can't make them sign a CLA in due form...
>>>>
>>>> That's OK for packaged version of Studio outside of Apache, but not for
>>>> us, as we mandate any of our contributor to give back the ownership of
>>>> what they committed to The ASF. Atm, that means all we can do is to
>>>> propose that the translation is to be attached into a JIRA.
>>>>
>>>> Anyone has an idea on how we can fix this ?
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>> In JIRA we have the "Attachment License" checkbox. Maybe we could use
>>> the same principle here? We only accept translation contributions if the
>>> translator grants the copyright license.
>>
>>
> For Eclipse, we enforce users to sign in with their bugzilla account . In
> the terms of use that people agree on, everything they contribute is ok'ed
> to be placed under EPL. They keep the copyright though.
>
> I'm ok with that, i'm just wondering how the Babel system works. AFAIU,
>> this is a remote database, and you grab the resources from it while
>> packaging the project. Is that it ?
>
>
> Yes. We actaully package language packs as an update site for people to try
> translations every night.  I created a generation API if you want to do
> something more custom.
>
> --
>> --
>> cordialement, regards,
>> Emmanuel L├ęcharny
>> www.iktek.com
>> directory.apache.org
>>
>>
>>
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