When a new translation effort is started, the language coordinator
must announce it in the
<email@example.com> mailing list so
that all Debian Installer developers are aware of the new translation effort. A
short personal introduction will be appreciated, even if no
mandatory. The Debian Installer development team is a real team whose members
appreciate working together in a friendly environment.
For this step to be completed, the language coordinator must have
announced the beginning of the new work to
The Debian Installer i18n coordinators will record this information in the supported
languages list by changing the
value to prospective. They will also add the
language to the /l10n/output-l10n-changes.
Finally, they renamed the needed characters and replace
.prospective file extension by a
Finally, a new entry will be added to the file used by the scripts which generate the translation status pages (http://d-i.debian.org/l10n-stats/translation-status.html).
The new language process officially finishes here. The only work that's left to do is...translating.