NetBeans 7.0 Localization Scope
NB 7.0 is delivered in four Oracle-supported languages: Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Brazilian Portuguese and Russian.
|Component||Japanese||Simplified Chinese||Brazilian Portuguese||Russian||Release|
|Release Docs||yes||yes||yes||yes||ML FCS|
|Web Docs||yes||yes||yes||yes||nb.org from Eng FCS + 60 days|
|Update Center Modules||no||no||no||no||n/a|
|DVD||yes||yes||yes||docs only||English only DVD + 30 days|
Community contribution and simultaneous shipping of Platform + JavaSE modules + Download pages translation are intended. Current candidates or communities ready to participate are:
Arabic, Catalan, Czech, French, German, Galician, Italian, Korean, Polish, Romanian, and Spanish.
To see the scope of translations and a full list of languages, go to the Community Translation Status page.
If your willing to participate and see your language listed here, you can always drop us an email @ email@example.com. Just precise which language you'd like to participate to and someone on the mailing list will follow-up!
- Bits release on netbeans.org, zh-CN.nb.org, China server
- NB ML Starter Kit DVD
- Localized docs on netbeans.org, developer.sun.ru, zh-CN.nb.org, ja.nb.org
- Other possible distros (JDK, Java EE, MySQL bundles)
Roles and Responsibilities
The Globalization team is responsible for:
- Localization engineering tasks, including finalizing l10n kits for translation, workspace management for localized content, pre- and post-processing tasks for workflow and translation memory processing, file encoding conversions, publishing webdocs to nb.org and other sites, and other file manipulation tasks
- Translation of product and webcontent related to the product release
- Localization testing and reporting
- Bug filing and l10n bug fixing
- Project management and project documentation, vendor management, community consulting
|7.0 ML Beta||7.0 English Beta|
|7.0 ML FCS||7.0 English FCS|
|L10n web docs and content GO LIVE||Staggered release 30-60 days after English FCS|
|NB ML Starter Kit DVD [tbc]||Final l10n docs GO LIVE + 15 days [tbc]|