[HOT] Multilingual HOT Website

Daniele Venzano linux at brownhat.org
Thu Jan 23 17:05:53 UTC 2014


I can do the Italian translation. Interface and articles, probably, even
if I don't have a lot of free time...

Daniele

On Thu, Jan 23, 2014 at 12:50:11PM +0100, clara wrote:
> Hi
> 
> On 01/23/2014 05:28 AM, Kate Chapman wrote:
> > Are there people interested in translating the website? Currently we
> > have French and English enabled but we could certainly enable other
> > languages.
> 
> There are basically two different sets of content that need translating.
> 
> 1) The interface. That mainly short bits of text or a few words like the
> Menu items, footer text etc. Some of it (such as the wording on the
> login-page or to request a new password) are already translated and can
> be installed like that. For the rest: I can set up an option to do the
> translation directly on the pages, so that translators can focus on the
> words that actually show up on pages, and see them in context.
> 
> 2) Content translation. When new content gets posted please set the
> language at the top of the edit form. If that's done then a tab option
> "Translate" will show up on the published article. Using that tab, means
> that a translation of an article is directly connected to it, and a link
> to any translation shows up when somebody reads that article, allowing
> them to switch to another languages.
> 
> We can set up more languages for the content translation even if the
> interface isn't translated to them. That can be especially useful if we
> need to have an additional local language on short notice.
> 
> I can wait a few days to see which languages to add in the first
> instance, and then set up the translation tools.
> 
> greetings
> clara
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Daniele Venzano
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