[Clipart] Thoughts 'bout translation of main pages

Oleg Koptev koptev.oleg at gmail.com
Wed Mar 25 01:02:17 PDT 2009

News announcements of course stay in English, 'cause it would took a
long time to translate.
Whole translation is quite impossible, but that is not necessary. But
basic interface, goals of project, methods of contributing to project
— all of this might be translated with little efforts.

2009/3/25, Nicu Buculei <nicu_gfx at nicubunu.ro>:
> Oleg Koptev wrote:
>   > I want to help OCAL within my powers. My question is — do you have
>> plans 'bout localisation of main pages of openclipart.org? I think
>> that effort could be extremely useful for not-english-speak people.
>> And with large open-source community this could be done in very short
>> times. For example at Launchpad's Rosetta project
>> (translations.launchpad.net).
>> What do you think?
> Yes, this option was considered but nut pursued probably due to the lack
> of translators. ccHost, the software we are using for the website allows
> translations.
> In the administration interface we have the possibility to set the
> language (now is en_US but we have a list of options) and also the
> option "Allow User to Set Language" which comes with a warning "This
> feature is  EXPERIMENTAL and should not be used in production
> installation. It is here for development purposes only" - but note that
> we are not up to the latest version of ccHost.
> So for a translated interface probably the best thing is to contribute a
> translation upstream at ccHost.
> However, I have no idea how a translated interface would deal with news
> items on the front page, clipart descriptions and so on.
> --
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C уважением, Коптев Олег
With respect, Koptev Oleg

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