What is LAUNCHPAD?• Launchpad is a web application and website that allow users to develop and maintain software, particularly free software. Launchpad is developed and maintained by Canonical Ltd.• Established in January 2004• Launchpad’s ConponentsAnswers: a community support site and knowledge base.Blueprints:a system for tracking Specifications and new features.Bugs: a bug tracker that allows bugs to be tracked in multiple contexts (e.g. in an Ubuntu package, as an upstream, or in remote bug trackers).Code: source code hosting using the Bazaar version control system.Translations: a site for localising applications into different human languages. Src:Wikipedia
What will You need?• Internet: a device with Internet connection. This can be from home, a cafe, a public access point... - basically anywhere you can connect to the Internet from• E-mail: a stable e-mail address that Launchpad can use to contact you• Language knowledge: its important that you know English and the language you are going to translate into. English will always be the source language for translations• Spare time: some time to dedicate to the translation of Free Software. You decide how much you want to get involved - from some spare minutes to some hours a week• Be collaborative: be keen to work collaboratively and be part of the awesome Ubuntu translation teams!
First Steps• Create Account @ Launchpad https://launchpad.net/+login• Tell Launchpad abt ur language• Our Language is (Burmese)
Great ! You can Now Translate Ubuntu to Your Language. https://translations.launchpad.net/Let’s Translate Latest Version Ubuntu Natty 11.04
• In Our Country, There is 802 Public Acess Centre (Src:Eleven Group)• Daily User in One PAC= At Least 60 people• If one internet user translate one sentence 802*60= 48120 Sentence Per Day• How many day in Ubuntu Burmese finished?