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[opensuse-translation] Re: Adding Georgian language
  • From: "George Machitidze" <giomac@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2008 01:44:55 +0500
  • Message-id: <519a81d30809251344n1e2af186iefb2a8ed1fa4ac98@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Hi All,

I already have very nice statistics with overall >10% translations
done without fuzzy in just two days, so, for now I want to ask you if
it's possible to run some tests and then include selection of language
so users can contribute too.


Thank you in advance!

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Best Regards,
George Machitidze

On 7/14/08, Mike FABIAN <mfabian@xxxxxxx> wrote:
"George Machitidze" <giomac@xxxxxxxxx> さんは書きました:

Hi all,

BDF fonts are attached, can we use them for console?

I've added Jürgen Weigert <jw@xxxxxxx> to CC:, he maintains the
kbd package which contains the console fonts.

On 7/4/08, George Machitidze <giomac@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Hi Karl,

Thank you for fast response!

Georgian characters are included in Dejavu fonts, regarding console
bitmaps - I dont see them in last stable distro but I can provide them
- my friend has included it in ubuntu, so I will ask him to check it
and give some recommenations.

Regarding Translation - no problem, I can do it.

Well, I will start development in next week and I will provide you all
information. I cannot do it right now because currently my internet
connection is limited via proxy, next week I will have everything we
need.

Thank you!


On 7/4/08, Karl Eichwalder <ke@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> "George Machitidze" <giomac@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
>
> > I want to start working and introduce new language for opensuse
users
> > and make this distro more interesting and user friendly for
georgians,
> > so please add me to the localization project as team coordinator.
>
>
> Thanks for the offer and all the background information!
>
>
> > My preferences:
> >
> > Novell Login: GioMac
> > Email: giomac@xxxxxxxxx
> > Name: George
> > Surname: Machitidze
> > Localized Name: გიორგი
> > Localized Surname: მაჩიტიძე
> > Localization Language and Code: Georgian, ka, ka_GE
> > Preferrable Languages order: Georgian, English, Russian, German
>
>
> You now have commit rights as GioMac.
>
>
> > Please send me recommendation for next step, for now main issue is
tu
> > have Georgian language in the list of language selection, because
many
> > programs are already available in this language and I want to make
it
> > available for users as soon as possible without manually changing
any
> > values in /etc/sysconfig/language file.
>
>
> IIRC, we evaluated in the past whether suitable font are avaialable.
> Now we also please need to know what's the best ASCII approximation
of
> the name of the Georgian language in its own language.
>
> I'd appreciate if you could translate two or three files of YaST
(e.g.,
> base and installation); then we could run some tests. If you need
more
> information, please ask!
>
> Regards,
> Karl
>
>
> --
> Karl Eichwalder
> R&D / Documentation
>
> SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, GF: Markus Rex, HRB 16746 (AG Nuernberg)
>



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Best Regards,

George Machitidze



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Best Regards,
George Machitidze


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Mike FABIAN <mfabian@xxxxxxx> http://www.suse.de/~mfabian
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Best Regards,
George Machitidze
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