[development] String freeze

dmitri dmitri at dmitrizone.com
Tue Jul 3 01:11:13 UTC 2007

Umm, I think it would be kind of unfair to sorts to include some  
translations in core, but not others.   Unless there are lots....

On Jul 2, 2007, at 5:32 PM, Angela Byron wrote:

> Greg Knaddison just asked about this in IRC, and given D6's focus  
> as "the i18n release," it's worth bringing this up, I think...
> Last release, we had a "string freeze" once we hit RC1. This meant  
> that any clarifications/clean-ups/etc. to any user-facing text  
> (help messages, form labels, etc.) were 'frozen' and couldn't be  
> altered after RC1 was released, in order to give translators ample  
> time to translate Drupal.
> a) Shall we go ahead and implement this policy again this release?
> b) Is RC1 enough time? If we set it at beta-2 or something would  
> that allow us to include a few translations in Drupal core itself  
> by RC1?
> -Angie

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