[pacman-dev] Transifex - Was: [PATCH] Fix typo in german translation

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Mon Jun 27 05:37:52 UTC 2016

On 27/06/16 02:32, Matthias Gorissen wrote:
> As an aside, I should also note that outscourcing translations to
> Transifex was one of the worst decisions ever made on this list.
> Transifex lacks a decent VCS, which means that I cannot easily see
> changes done by my collaborators. Things were way much easier when just
> used git. And we can get a seperate git-repo anywhere for free.

You can use the transifex client to pull the changes then commit it to a
local repo. A simple script could be run each day. I know its far from
an ideal solution, and you still to go to transifex to look at the
change history...

This has simplified things a lot from the handling of translation files
at the pacman end.


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