We’re in hard string freeze, which means that no more string A string is a translatable part of the software. A translation consists of a multitude of localized strings. should be changed before the release of WordPress 4.4 on Tuesday, Dec 8th.
Let’s prepare our locales Locale = language version, often a combination of a language code and a region code, for instance es_MX denotes Spanish as it’s used in Mexico. A list of all locales supported by WordPress in https://make.wordpress.org/polyglots/teams/ for the release and automatic updates:
Projects to get to 100% to be eligible for an automated release
- WordPress Development project: https://translate.wordpress.org/projects/wp/dev
- WordPress Adiminstration: https://translate.wordpress.org/projects/wp/dev/admin
- Network Administration: https://translate.wordpress.org/projects/wp/dev/admin/network
- Twenty Sixteen: https://translate.wordpress.org/projects/wp-themes/twentysixteen
Automated Releases – what you need to know
Some of you are already familiar with how automated releases work, but for those who are not, please read carefully the information about automated releases and what you need to do to prepare your locale Locale = language version, often a combination of a language code and a region code, for instance es_MX denotes Spanish as it’s used in Mexico. A list of all locales supported by WordPress in https://make.wordpress.org/polyglots/teams/ for that:
Automated Release Packages
If you don’t have SVN Apache Subversion (often abbreviated SVN, after its command name svn) is a software versioning and revision control system. Software developers use Subversion to maintain current and historical versions of files such as source code, web pages, and documentation. Its goal is to be a mostly compatible successor to the widely used Concurrent Versions System (CVS). WordPress core and the wordpress.org released code are all centrally managed through SVN. https://subversion.apache.org/. access or don’t know how to prepare/create your branches, please ping The act of sending a very small amount of data to an end point. Ping is used in computer science to illicit a response from a target server to test it’s connection. Ping is also a term used by Slack users to @ someone or send them a direct message (DM). Users might say something along the lines of “Ping me when the meeting starts.” @ocean90 on Slack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. or in the comments below.
#hr, #ca, and #pl_PL: Don’t forget to remove your
In a comment following this post I will @mention the General translation editors Translation editors can approve translations for projects. The GTE (General Translation Editor) and LM (Locale Manager) roles can add new users with the "Project Translation Editor" role that can approve translations for specific projects. There are two different Translation Editor roles:
General Translation Editor and Project Translation Editor of the locales that are not yet at 100%.
For any additional help, please post a comment on the #Polyglots channel on Slack, there will be someone to help you and answer your questions.
Thank you so much for your hard work and for bringing WordPress to the people who speak your language.