Other user support (forums, chats, etc., http://mozilla.ro ) </li></ul>
Minorised and minority languages Minority language: Language spoken by a minor(ity) group in the whole world, in a country or in a region. It may or may not minorised. It may or may not be official. <ul><li>Magyar and German in Romania
Irish in Ireland </li></ul>Minorised language: Language which is not fully developed in all the possible situations it might develop, usually formal or even common life ones. It's common among minor languages, but not exclusively. It may occur both in official and not official languages.
Catalan language Romance language – around 9 milion speakers Mainly spoken: <ul><li>Andorra (official)
France (protected status in Roussillon region)
Italy (little protection in Alghero city – Sardinia)
Is Romanian a minority language? Is Romanian a minorised language? Please, comment.
Is Romanian a minority language? Is Romanian a minorised language?
Language presence in FOSS projects https://translations.launchpad.net/ubuntu/intrepid/+translations http://l10n.gnome.org/releases/gnome-2-24 Hard to measure, some rough estimations can be drawn from:
Specific software. Ex. PoEdit for Gettext translations or web interfaces
Translation memories from our projects </li><ul><li>Web based one: http://www.open-tran.eu </li></ul><li>Reference documents (terminology and style guide) </li></ul>
Narro project Help Romanian presence in FOSS http://narro-project.blogspot.com/ Ease translation through a web interface Romanian based project used by other localisations as well
mozilla.ro http://www.mozilla.ro Any doubt about Mozilla applications? You can be answered in your own language… You can help other Romanians to spread FOSS in your city. You can share knowledge and know many new things about Mozilla pioneering web technology
support.mozilla.com Do you think you are proficient enough in English and Romanian? Do you want to practise your language skills? Do you want to help your family and friends to use Internet? Do it by translating Firefox documentation into Romanian.