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Dated: Fri 14th July 2006 Posted by: webmaster

Hands on workshop for translation starts on saturday

A workshop on translation is being held at the AU-KBC premises on 15.7.2006. Timings: 10am to 5pm. This will be hands on training, and we will be attempting to translate the full strings of moodle and django. The focus will be on Tamil, but people conversant in other languages are also welcome.

Title : FOSS Workshop on Translation
Date & Time : Saturday, July 15, 2006 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Venue : AU-KBC Research Centre, 1st Floor Classroom

Agenda: Hands-on workshop to teach: installation of translation software, downloading of .po files for translation typing in tamil (and other languages – if participants are available) translating them either through local gui or over a web interface submitting the translations for approval

Followup plans include translation into Tamil of moodle and django, and other applications (depending on participants' response).

Faculty:
  • Mr. Hariram Aatreya
  • Mr. Vel Murugan (10 am to 2 pm)
  • Ma Sivakumar (2 pm to 4 pm)

M/s. Vel Murugan & Ma Sivakumar will share their experiences in translating kde/gnome/openoffice.org, provide tips to go about translation and guide participants to carry out translation.

Contact: srinivasan(at)au-kbc(dot)org 

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