With Drupal 8 release coming up and Drupal 8 has 200+ new features and improvements, We look forward to the active participation, and cooperation of people genuinely interested in translating Drupal 8 Core by making Drupal 8 Core Translations available in most of indian languages and help to gear up translation work on https://localize.drupal.org/translate
Drupal 8 allows to
- Translate anything in the system with built-in user interfaces
- Build pages with Views language filtering and block visibility
- Get software translation updates automatically from the Drupal community
In Drupal 8 From the first installation screen all the way to translating views and image fields, the entire experience is made simpler. With such key features Drupal 8 is going to be key CMS which has potential to serve and solve problems of serving web information in sectors like Government, Education, NGO, News and Media as well as may helps community which would like to have information in there own indian languages.
Below link Gives list of Groups for Drupal 8 Translation Status Drupal 8 per language based on the 8440 source strings found in the latest Drupal 8 release (8.0.0-beta15)
How to contribute?
- If not already a member of the translation team, go to the Overviewscreen for your language and join with the big green Join button.
- Look at the team's Board page for information on terminology, review process, etc. if available.
- Find untranslated strings with the language link on this page.
- Submit suggestions for untranslated strings.
To filter Drupal 8 Core Untranslated Strings:
- After joining group on go to Translate tab
- Under Project filter put “Drupal Core"
- Under Release Select Latest Drupal 8 release (e.g.: 8.0.0-beta15)
- Under Context keep “All"
- Apply Filter
- You can then click on Reveal more filters option to filter by Status / Contains / Limit etc.
Current active key groups from https://localize.drupal.org/translate for Indian Language translation are as below:
- Hindi https://localize.drupal.org/translate/languages/hi (65 Contributors)
- Tamil https://localize.drupal.org/translate/languages/ta (39 Contributors)
- Marathi https://localize.drupal.org/translate/languages/mr (22 Contributors)
- Gujrati https://localize.drupal.org/translate/languages/gu (19 Contributors)
- Telugu https://localize.drupal.org/translate/languages/te (15 Contributors)
- Kannada https://localize.drupal.org/translate/languages/kn (12 Contributors)
- Bengali https://localize.drupal.org/translate/languages/bn (11 Contributors)
- Malayalam https://localize.drupal.org/translate/languages/ml (9 Contributors)
- Punjabi https://localize.drupal.org/translate/languages/pa (5 Contributors)
- Oriya https://localize.drupal.org/translate/languages/or (4 Contributors)
- Sindhi https://localize.drupal.org/translate/languages/sd (1 Contributors)
Idea is to bring most of above contributors under D8 Core Indian Language Translators Group and help to make Drupal 8 Core available in Indian languages.
Agenda for D8 Indian Language Group:
- Organise Drupal 8 Core Translation sprints
- Plan meet-ups / Hangouts / Webinars related to Drupal 8 Multilingual
- Get involved with http://www.drupal8multilingual.org
- Showcase for Websites created in Indian languages and Drupal 8 Mulilingual features
- Put up new ideas
We have been maintaining the Gujarati Translation group over l.d.o
We see many submission using google translate which simply does not fit to the context of the word.
What translation tools do you use to add the translations? Can you share a few?
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Call for Translator or Reviewer for Drupal 8 core Indian languages translation before Drupal 8.0.0 release on November 19, 2015
as we know Drupal 8.0.0 will be released on November 19, 2015 I would like to bring your attention to thread Help translate the Drupal 8 announcement and press release
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I invite interested Indian community members for active participation and cooperation with genuine interest in translating Drupal 8 Core by making Drupal 8 Core Translations available in most of indian languages and help to gear up translation work on https://localize.drupal.org/translate
Agenda for D8 Core Indian Language Translators Group:
- Organise Drupal 8 Core Translation sprints
- Plan meet-ups / Hangouts / Webinars related to Drupal 8 Multilingual features