There are two issues that you will want to address:
- different scripts
- different directions
Both will provide you with fun and games but they are what makes for a
On Wed, Apr 25, 2012 at 12:55 PM, Harry Burt <jarry1250(a)gmail.com> wrote:
[cross-posted to mediawiki-i18n(a)lists.wikimedia.org,
If you haven't come across me before, I'm Harry (better known in many
quarters by my pseudonym Jarry1250) and I was recently awarded a place on
this year's Google Summer of Code to work on a project called TranslateSvg.
In a nutshell, TranslateSvg is all about providing an interface that
allows Wikimedia Commons users to translate SVG images on the spot and
As part of that remit, I'm now seeking out those among the community who
have direct experience of translation of one sort or another and who might
like to help influence the design of TranslateSvg (both in terms of
interface design and workflow requirements).
Particularly super-useful would be to someone willing to try out interface
designs in the RTL variants, or using non-Latin scripts.
Thanks and much respect for all the hard translation/i18n work that goes
on to make MediaWiki a world class piece of software.
Harry Burt (User:Jarry1250)
GSoC 2012 participant
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