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Mozilla Localization Camp (MozMY L10n Camp)

Date

The event will start on 2011/08/13 04:00:00 PM till 2011/08/13 10:00:00 PM.

Location

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, APAC

Owner

This event is owned by Syafiqmazli

Attendance

It is estimated that 10-50 people will be at the event.

Description

This hands-on camp is conducted by experienced member of Localization Team or technology evangelist in a jargon-free language. The camps brings about interaction among experienced localization team members and the participants of the camp. The camp also help improve the quality of the existing localization using the translation review methods.

Bugs Associated

Budget ticket : [1]
Swag ticket : [2]

Links

Event Website : http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=146195055461558


Background

Mozilla Localization (L10n) camp promotes software localization of Mozilla software using web based localization tool Narro (https://l10n.mozilla.org/n​arro/).

This hands-on camp is conducted by experienced member of Localization Team or technology evangelist in a jargon-free language. The camps brings about interaction among experienced localization team members and the participants of the camp. The camp also help improve the quality of the existing localization using the translation review methods.

Goal

Enable non-technical participants learn to contribute translations using simple web based interface Community building with interaction among new and experienced localization team members Improve translation quality using peer review

Format

20 minute talk (with slides, exercises and demo) Workout Session (Participants work on exercise and translations in small teams assisted by an experienced member of Localization team) Material (Handbook, exercise sheets) Software (USB pen drive with Locale specific fonts, keyboard layout software)

Challenges Lack of Internet access Narro is still in development, users experienced connection failures Unavailable of experienced Localization team members Non-standard language code page issues

Where

@barcampkl 2011 cyberjaya

What time to spend for session

4.00 pm : Talk Session (Arky & Team Mozilla l10n Malaysia)

4.30 pm : Sprint Session

7.30 pm : Iftar

8.30 pm : Meetup/Discuss/continue Sprint

(Location will updated soon) Thank you



Mission

to encourage more people to join this simple work and Awareness about mozilla project which they may contributing with this localization project too.

Vision

More people joining contributing in Mozilla Project.


Any question,

send post to https://lists.mozilla.org/​listinfo/community-malaysi​a or facebook "Mozilla Malaysia Community"