[tomboy-list] String freeze break request for Tomboy

Sandy Armstrong sanfordarmstrong at gmail.com
Mon Sep 15 08:04:13 PDT 2008

Deniz Koçak wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 15, 2008 at 2:29 PM, Claude Paroz <claude at 2xlibre.net> wrote:
>> Le dimanche 14 septembre 2008 à 20:09 -0700, Sandy Armstrong a écrit :
>>> Hi folks,
>>> Due to unforseen circumstances, I was unable to finish the port to
>>> Gtk.Print for Tomboy's printing add-in.  I want to revert to the old
>>> version of the add-in that existed in the previous stable release.  This
>>> will involve restoring two deleted files that need to be in POTFILES.in
>>> [1].  Those files have a lot of strings whose translations have been
>>> removed from many of our .po files, but it seems to me that it would be
>>> easy to restore the old translations [2].
>>> If you allow me to break the freeze, I can take on the work of restoring
>>> the old translations if that will help the i18n team (shouldn't be a
>>> problem, the restored files won't have changed in any way).
>>> If you do not allow me to break the freeze, I will have to either not
>>> ship the printing add-in or ship it without any support for styled text
>>> (this would really suck for office workers, etc, who seem to be the most
>>> frequent users of the printing add-in).
>>> Sorry for the very late notice.  Unfortunately I didn't realize that
>>> this would break string freeze until just a moment ago.
>>> Thanks for your time,
>>> Sandy
>>> [1] http://svn.gnome.org/viewvc/tomboy/trunk/po/POTFILES.in?r1=1986&r2=2002
>>> [2] http://svn.gnome.org/viewvc/tomboy/trunk/po/fr.po?r1=2111&r2=1906
>>> (see the chunk removed at line 735)
>> Here's my 1 of 2 approvals for gnome-i18n, considering that you could
>> obtain most strings back from old po files.
>> Claude
>> ____
> 2 of 2 for gnome-i18n, however a small comment for the translators
> would be great (for whom translated these strings before, they can
> just copy&paste?). :)

Okay, reverting to old add-in now.  Will update .po files ASAP.


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