[Soc-coordination] Help with mentoring i18n tasks for Google Code-in

Ana Guerrero ana at debian.org
Tue Nov 23 18:25:10 UTC 2010

Hi luk!

On Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 07:13:15PM +0100, Luk Claes wrote:
> On 11/23/2010 03:45 PM, Obey Arthur Liu wrote:
> > Bonjour!
> Hi Arthur
> > As you might have heard, the Google Code-in is now open and for 6 more
> > weeks.
> > We would like to get small i18n tasks done by pre-university students
> > (13-18) from all over the world.
> > 
> > Bubulle has suggested translating debian-installer in new languages[1]
> > but we're having a hard time finding penguinese speakers.
> > On the other hand, I'm sure we have plenty of other things that need to
> > get translated.
> What about the Installation Guide or the Release Notes? Obviously these
> are rather technical though are both meant for a wide audience so would
> benefit from being translated (in many languages).

For the record, the main problem is the lack of people mentoring the students and
detailing the tasks.

Example of tasks see:
Squash an RC Bug 

Triage 3 bugs

Write man pages


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