[Python-Dev] Translated Python documentation
tseaver at palladion.com
Wed Feb 22 10:19:37 EST 2017
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On 02/22/2017 07:10 AM, Victor Stinner wrote:
> I'm a member of the french #python-fr IRC channel on Freenode: it's
> common to meet people who don't speak english and so are unable to
> read the Python official documentation. Python wants to be widely
> available, for all users, in any language: that's also why Python 3
> now allows any non-ASCII identifiers:
> There are a least 3 groups of people who are translating the Python
> documentation in their mother language (french, japanese, spanish).
> They tried to make it more official, but their attempt didn't go far
> yet. I'm writing this email to propose to officially support
> translated versions of the documentation.
> For me, the most impotant point would be to give access to the
> translated documentation from docs.python.org. For example, have a
> dropdown list with available languages.
> IMHO a reference in this domain is PHP: PHP documentation is
> translated to at least 10 languages. See for example the "Change
> language: [...]" list at:
> I'm not asking you to take any technical decision here, I'm just
> asking for an official general "support" of translated documentation.
+1 for the idea.
Tres Seaver +1 540-429-0999 tseaver at palladion.com
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