[OpenStack-I18n] pot files in git trees?

Andreas Jaeger aj at suse.com
Thu Apr 21 13:05:13 UTC 2016

On 2016-04-21 14:25, Akihiro Motoki wrote:
> 2016-04-21 21:17 GMT+09:00 Andreas Jaeger <aj at suse.com>:
>> On 2016-04-21 14:11, Akihiro Motoki wrote:
>>> One thing to note.
>>> If we have another place where we can view generated POT files,
>>> I am okay to drop POT files from our git repos.
>>> I don't think it is helpful to dowload POT files from Zanata because
>>> we need to download them every time we want to check locations of strings.
>> We generate all POT files when we push to Zanata. As part of that we
>> could push them to something like
>> http://tarballs.openstack.org/$project/$branch/$file.pot as well.
>> Advantage would be that those pot files are the exact same content as in
>> Zanata - the in-tree is always lagging behind.
>> Would that make life easier for translators?
> I like this approach.
> We can share the URL at the top page of Zanata.

Yes, that's an option.

> In addition, as a reviewer, we would like to see less translation patches :-)

Right now, a translation import should only happen if at least one po
file changes. So, the frequency of imports will not change - just the
size of it. And the size will change dramatically.

>> Any other ideas? Otherwise, I'm fine with keeping status quo if that's
>> the best solution ;)
> I would like to see opinions from others :)


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