In that precise case, given how early it is in the freeze, I think giving a quick heads-up to the -i18n team/list should be enough :) Also /adding/ a string is not as disruptive to their work as modifying a potentially-already-translated one.
Joe Cropper wrote: > +1 to what Jay said. > > I’m not sure whether the string freeze applies to bugs, but the defect > that Matt mentioned (for which I authored the fix) adds a string, albeit > to fix a bug. Hoping it’s more desirable to have an untranslated > correct message than a translated incorrect message. :-) > > - Joe > On Sep 5, 2014, at 3:41 PM, Jay Bryant <jsbry...@electronicjungle.net > <mailto:jsbry...@electronicjungle.net>> wrote: > >> Matt, >> >> I don't think that is the right solution. >> >> If the string changes I think the only problem is it won't be >> translated if it is thrown. That is better than breaking the coding >> standard imho. >> >> Jay >> >> On Sep 5, 2014 3:30 PM, "Matt Riedemann" <mrie...@linux.vnet.ibm.com >> <mailto:mrie...@linux.vnet.ibm.com>> wrote: >> >> >> >> On 9/5/2014 5:10 AM, Thierry Carrez wrote: >> >> Hi everyone, >> >> We just hit feature freeze, so please do not approve >> changes that add >> features or new configuration options unless those have been >> granted a >> feature freeze exception. >> >> This is also string freeze, so you should avoid changing >> translatable >> strings. If you have to modify a translatable string, you >> should give a >> heads-up to the I18N team. >> >> Finally, this is also DepFreeze, so you should avoid adding new >> dependencies (bumping oslo or openstack client libraries is OK >> until >> RC1). If you have a new dependency to add, raise a thread on >> openstack-dev about it. >> >> The juno-3 development milestone was tagged, it contains more >> than 135 >> features and 760 bugfixes added since the juno-2 milestone 6 >> weeks ago >> (not even counting the Oslo libraries in the mix). You can >> find the full >> list of new features and fixed bugs, as well as tarball >> downloads, at: >> >> https://launchpad.net/__keystone/juno/juno-3 >> <https://launchpad.net/keystone/juno/juno-3> >> https://launchpad.net/glance/__juno/juno-3 >> <https://launchpad.net/glance/juno/juno-3> >> https://launchpad.net/nova/__juno/juno-3 >> <https://launchpad.net/nova/juno/juno-3> >> https://launchpad.net/horizon/__juno/juno-3 >> <https://launchpad.net/horizon/juno/juno-3> >> https://launchpad.net/neutron/__juno/juno-3 >> <https://launchpad.net/neutron/juno/juno-3> >> https://launchpad.net/cinder/__juno/juno-3 >> <https://launchpad.net/cinder/juno/juno-3> >> https://launchpad.net/__ceilometer/juno/juno-3 >> <https://launchpad.net/ceilometer/juno/juno-3> >> https://launchpad.net/heat/__juno/juno-3 >> <https://launchpad.net/heat/juno/juno-3> >> https://launchpad.net/trove/__juno/juno-3 >> <https://launchpad.net/trove/juno/juno-3> >> https://launchpad.net/sahara/__juno/juno-3 >> <https://launchpad.net/sahara/juno/juno-3> >> >> Many thanks to all the PTLs and release management liaisons >> who made us >> reach this important milestone in the Juno development cycle. >> Thanks in >> particular to John Garbutt, who keeps on doing an amazing job >> at the >> impossible task of keeping the Nova ship straight in troubled >> waters >> while we head toward the Juno release port. >> >> Regards, >> >>  https://wiki.openstack.org/__wiki/FeatureFreeze >> <https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/FeatureFreeze> >>  https://wiki.openstack.org/__wiki/StringFreeze >> <https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/StringFreeze> >>  https://wiki.openstack.org/__wiki/DepFreeze >> <https://wiki.openstack.org/wiki/DepFreeze> >> >> >> I should probably know this, but at least I'm asking first. :) >> >> Here is an example of a new translatable user-facing error message >> . >> >> From the StringFreeze wiki, I'm not sure if this is small or large. >> >> Would a compromise to get this in be to drop the _() so it's just >> a string and not a message? >> >> Maybe I should just shut-up and email the openstack-i18n mailing >> list . >> >>  https://review.openstack.org/#__/c/118535/ >> <https://review.openstack.org/#/c/118535/> >>  >> http://lists.openstack.org/__cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/__openstack-i18n >> <http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-i18n> >> >> -- >> >> Thanks, >> >> Matt Riedemann >> >> >> _________________________________________________ >> OpenStack-dev mailing list >> OpenStackfirstname.lastname@example.org.__org >> <mailto:OpenStackemail@example.com> >> http://lists.openstack.org/__cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/__openstack-dev >> <http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev> >> >> _______________________________________________ >> OpenStack-dev mailing list >> OpenStackfirstname.lastname@example.org >> <mailto:OpenStackemail@example.com> >> http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev > > > > _______________________________________________ > OpenStack-dev mailing list > OpenStackfirstname.lastname@example.org > http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev > -- Thierry Carrez (ttx) _______________________________________________ OpenStack-dev mailing list OpenStackemail@example.com http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev