[Sugar-devel] [ASLO] [REQUEST] Club de Othello XO-1
walter.bender at gmail.com
Mon Mar 8 09:10:19 EST 2010
On Mon, Mar 8, 2010 at 8:01 AM, Aleksey Lim <alsroot at member.fsf.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 08, 2010 at 12:47:17PM +0000, Aleksey Lim wrote:
>> On Mon, Mar 08, 2010 at 09:19:04AM -0300, Jorge Saldivar wrote:
>> > > unfortunately we can't restrict activity to be accessible only for
>> > > particular locale (imho it would be wrong way) (but we can e.g. make it
>> > > "Recommended" for particular locale) thus other language users can
>> > > download your activity. It would be useful if you add text widget with
>> > > instructions how to use this activity at least in english and spanish
>> > > (using regular gettext method).
>> > >
>> > > Later (after making it public) you can request  adding your activity to
>> > > sugar localization infrastructure and people will translate this text
>> > > into other languages.
>> > >
>> > >  http://wiki.sugarlabs.org/go/Activity_Team/Getting_Involved#Share_your_activity
>> > >
>> > >
>> > My activity is for blind childrens and any widget with strings does not
>> > have sense because they can not see it.
>> heh, looks like I missed activity description
>> > One solution could be record
>> > again all the sounds in english and now i do not have enough resource to
>> > do this.
>> we didn't have such experience before, and we don't have infrastructure
>> to translate audio, so can't follow regular way to translate activities.
We do support text to speech in Sugar, so it may be that some level of
localization would be possible down the road. There are also ways to
refer to different language-/location-based files, so if there were
someone interested in translating your audio, we could accommodate it.
>> > Can i share anyway?
>> Of course yes, we just need to find a way to make it clear that activity
>> will be useful only for particular locales (for text based activities,
>> lack of translation could be considered as temporary issue).
> anyway I'm making it public, since description in spanish makes it clear
> that activity could be useful only for spanish speaking people.
>> > Thanks.
>> > --
>> > Jorge A. Saldivar G.-
>> to all: activity page is
>> it is intended for visually impaired children and obviously doesn't
>> contain text widgets and in this particular case it is prety useless for
>> other locale users.
>> Any ideas how we can handle such activities.
>> maybe using special field like "Works with" since not all users (and
>> even editors:) read description.
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