[Talk-in] Automating OSM translation into Indic languages
naveenpf at gmail.com
Tue Apr 7 05:39:59 UTC 2015
If we add wikidata entry, should it automatically import the translations ?
*WIWOSM* (*Wi*kipedia *w*here in *OSM*)
Wikiminiatlas do that
On 7 April 2015 at 10:59, Aruna S <safincrazy at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 6, 2015 at 2:40 PM, Srikanth Lakshmanan <srik.lak at gmail.com>
>> Great work, I have been thinking this for sometime. I am of the opinion
>> that place names(towns / villages etc) should be translated and not
>> transliterated. Arun has a point about locality address as people might be
>> so used to English, that they find translations in their own language
>> For place names, would it be a good idea to run a script which can look
>> up wikidata, extract names in multiple language and update OSM? Below is a
>> sample query for 'Bangalore' in multiple languages.
> This seems like a wonderful idea. I'll use this while working on the
> translation. Thanks. :)
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