This section covers the news surrounding the Fedora Translation (L10n) Project.
Contributing Writer: Runa Bhattacharjee
Translation Credit Loss Problem Resolved
A major issue related to the loss of Translator Credits in modules submitted via transifex.net has been resolved by the Transifex development team. The problem had also been escalated to the Fedora Legal team.
Autotranslate Feature Disabled for Fedora Modules on Transifex
The Autotranslate feature on transifex.net has been disabled for Fedora modules in view of a possible conflict with the Terms of Usage of the Google Translated API that was being used for the feature.
FPCA Signing on Transifex.net
All participants to the Fedora Localization Project are required to sign the Fedora Project Contributor Agreement (FPCA) at https://www.transifex.net/projects/p/fedora/cla/ in addition to signing it on the Fedora Account System
The last date to sign the FPCA is June 17th 2011
Fedora Documentation and Websites missing for F15
A number of Fedora Documentation modules and Fedora Websites modules were not available for translation for Fedora 15 as they could not be migrated to transifex.net before the release. However, translation can be continued for some of these modules which are being gradually migrated by the writers to transifex.net.
New Members and Teams in FLP
Cindy Ludwig (German), Hung Tran (Vietnamese), Tarun Kumar (Hindi), Anurag Garg (Hindi), Hugo Jiménez Hernández (Spanish), Goran Rakic (Serbian), Nuno Martins (Portuguese), Ricardo Gyorfy (Brazilian Portuguese), Ivan Pomykacz (Czech) , Roman Spirgi (German), Florian Masuth (German) joined the Fedora Localization Project recently.