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Re: Internationalization Support for the Guix Data Service Outreachy Pro

From: Bonface M. K.
Subject: Re: Internationalization Support for the Guix Data Service Outreachy Project
Date: Thu, 02 Jul 2020 23:56:22 +0300
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Daniela Lura <> writes:

> Hi everyone, :)
> I'm following up to give an update on how the "Improve Internationalization 
> Support for Guix Data Service" Outreachy project has
> been going.
> Translated versions of lint checkers and package synopsis and descriptions 
> are now present in the database and they're also
> available through the Guix Data Service web interface.
> They can be accessed in these pages:
> Lint Warnings:
> - 
> - 
> Package Synopsis and Descriptions
> - 
> - 
> The addition of locale values has also been reflected in the JSON response 
> for the pages where translations are available.
> The availability of translated packages synopsis and descriptions for each 
> locale can be found here:
> Here you can find an outline of the project: 
> Hopefully these changes will make your experience using Guix Data Service 
> better and will help prevent exclusion as much as
> possible. 

This is really dope! Is there a plan for supporting other locales? And
how are the actual translations managed? I've seen other popular projects like
antennapod( use
Transifex( and run on a
complete volunteer basis.

> Looking forward to hearing your impressions and suggestions.
> Best Regards,
> Danjela
> On Sat, 9 May 2020 at 22:27, Daniela Lura <> wrote:
>     Hello everyone, 
>     Hope you are doing well during these tough times!
>     I am Danjela, the intern who will be working on "Internationalization 
> Support for Guix Data Service" Outreachy project
>     mentored by Christopher Baines.
>     This email is to say ""Hi!" and introduce myself to the Guix community 
> because I haven't been really active on the mailing
>     list.
>     If any queries about the project arise in the future, you can contact me 
> by cc-ing Christopher or just participate in this
>     thread.
>     I'm really excited to start working on the project and learn more about 
> Guix and Guile.
>     Warm regards,
>     Danjela

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