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From: "Federico Leva (Nemo)" <nemowiki(a)gmail.com>
Date: Jun 6, 2014 1:53 AM
Subject: Re: [Translators-l] Help translate language names etc. on CLDR's
To: "MediaWiki internationalisation" <mediawiki-i18n(a)lists.wikimedia.org>,
"Wikimedia Translators" <translators-l(a)lists.wikimedia.org>
Still about ten days left to add new translations of CLDR (Unicode)
Federico Leva (Nemo), 16/05/2014 15:50:
> Sorry for crossposting. CLDR data submission has started this week,
> we're looking for more translators: so far I have added 23 new
> translators who made over a thousands translations and seem happy with
> the system.
> Instructions are kept up to date at
And now we're at 30 new translators, 18 of whom made 5812 "edits"! They're
all amusing. :)
We're notably missing, among our languages' "top 10": activity for Spanish,
German, Russian; any translator for French, Portuguese, Chinese; and in top
20, Turkish, Swedish, Arabic, Czech, Indonesian, Ukrainian, Persian.
I also see that the following it urgently wanted:
> As you know, Wikimedia projects exist in almost 300 languages;
> supporting them all is a big effort so we partner with other
> organisations, also via Unicode. One small but visible thing we miss is
> that many interwiki links in sidebar (among others) don't offer a
> translation of the language name when hovered. This can be fixed: we're
> now able to translate 100 more language names in your language.
> If you're interested, I can create you an account to submit translations
> on the CLDR web tool (within June 14): please send an email to ask
> one and I'll follow up with instructions. On CLDR you can translate and
> tweak many other things, if you desire; your work will impact hundreds
> of software projects.
>  <https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:EmailUser/Nemo_bis>
>  <http://cldr.unicode.org/index#TOC-Who-uses-CLDR->
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