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The scope of this respin is to provide new languages only, that means we plan to integrate the new translation in the AOO 3.4.1 branch, create a new source release package and provide for the convenience of our users some further new built binary packages for these new languages.

Planned release schedule



January 4th, 2013

Translation deadline
All new translation have to be available as attachments to new created issues for each language

January 11th, 2013

Availability of 1. Developer Snapshot

January 11th, 2013

Availability of 2. Developer Snapshot

January 31th, 2013


New supported languages



Reference to dictionary

Issue for dictionary

Danish (da)




Polish (pl)




Scottish Gaelic (gd)




















Proposed workflow

  • request help for support of a new language via the l10n mailing list, po files will be made available immediately
  • work on translations
  • create a new issue (see below), attach the translated po files
  • create a further issue for the integration of a related dictionary extension
  • update Pootle with new translation files to reflect the status
  • convert po files to sdf and integrate them on AOO 3.4.1 branch
  • prepare developer snapshots
  • review developer snapshots
  • release

Create new issue for translation files

  • create
  • Product=l10n
  • Component=UI
  • Version=AOO 3.4.1
  • Issue Type=Task
  • Subject= "<language> (<iso code>) translation for AOO 3.4.1", e.g. Danish (da) translation for AOO 3.4.1
  • Assignee=jsc
  • Attachment: new translated po files as zip or tar.gz

Create new issue for dictionaries

  • create
  • Product=l10n
  • Component=localedata
  • Version=AOO 3.4.1
  • Issue Type=Task
  • Subject= "integrate <language> (<iso code>) dictionary for AOO 3.4.1", e.g. integrate Danish (da) dictionary for AOO 3.4.1
  • Assignee=jsc
  • Description: detailed information about the dictionary, name, download link etc.