-Welcome to the
alpha release of Transifex, which is what will become
+Welcome to the a release of Transifex, which is what will become
Transifex 0.8 codenamed Magneto_.
Transifex 0.8 'Magneto' is a production release, featuring a
multitude of collaboration features. It is targeted for new installations of
Transifex and parties who choose to migrate to a new major version and enjoy
alpha is a preview of what's being cooked in 0.8. It's still under
+Transifex 0.8-a is a preview of what's being cooked in 0.8. It's still under
development and not intended for production use.
Here's a 40K-foot view of the release major features and numbers:
295 files changed, 69571 insertions(+), 3 1057 deletions(-)
+ files changed, insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
.. figure:: ../_static/screenshots/0.8/magneto2.jpg
reporter to submit an improved version.
- Finally, privileged members can reopen a review request if needed.
+Transifex now includes support for threaded comments across its base. Currently
+this is enabled in Reviews, but support for comments will expand in many more
+areas in the next version, enabling support for small discussion boards in
+relevant pages (such as the team page for example).
.. image:: ../_static/screenshots/0.8/reviews-open.png
- Support for **PO msgctxt comments**, giving context to the translator in order to
better understand what is required to be translated.
-- Added support for source languages in automatic suggestions (#460), enabling
- hundreds of different language combinations (eg. german to english machine
- translation suggestion). Since the original language is set for each
+- Merged all string contexts in one handy box, enabled with one click.
+.. image:: ../_static/screenshots/0.8/contexts.png
+- Fix for #470 concerning users losing their work due to a MsgFmtError. Lotte
+ now **emails the user** with the broken file so they can fix it and re-submit
+ it manually, avoiding to lose any work.
+- Added **support for source languages** in automatic suggestions (#460),
+ enabling hundreds of different language combinations (eg. german to english
+ machine translation suggestion). Since the original language is set for each
component, that language code is now being used as the source language for
- Added support to **copy source string** to translation, both for normal
strings as well as plural ones.
-- Textarea are now auto-resizable in the TranslationForm
-- Added minimum width to the textarea in TranslationForm
+- Textarea is now auto-resizable in the TranslationForm
+- Top pagination for Lotte (#492)
+- Support for **searching** in PO files.
+.. image:: ../_static/screenshots/0.8/lotte-search.png
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+- Language names on statistics tables now link to the respective teams,
+ retaining the link on the language locale instead.
- Proper message for each action of adding permission/request.
- Setting svn:author revision property for SVN commits (#369), when the
upstream repository supports this.
+- New config file holding methods, and -local file for overrides.
+- Don't try to msgmerge if there is no related POT file
+- Renamed setting file ``90-local.conf`` to a ``*.sample``.
- Changed HttpResponseRedirect args on Lotte
- Register admin URLs with the Django 1.1 way.
- Define the necessary ``MIDDLEWARE_CLASSES`` for caching.
+- Fixed file encoding for submissions through email (#456)
+- Fixed msgmerge output writing (#495)
+- No 404 should be raised when adding an ActionLog
+- Fixed user Timeline querying (#485)
+- Made some POTManager methods static ones
We'd like to publicly thank the `Moblin Project`_ for choosing Transifex as
-their translation platform and their ongoing support.
+their translation platform and their ongoing support. Also, the XFCE project
+has been tremendously helpful in testing and polishing this release.
.. image:: ../_static/screenshots/0.8/magneto.jpg
Transifex 0.8 Development Releases
Please refer to the full `Transifex 0.8 changelog`_ for more information on