This page documents the process used by the debian-l10n-dutch team to coordinate things, we pretty much copied the process of the French team (changing tag names to be more international).

The first thing to know is that all translation work is coordinated through the language-team mailinglist. So everybody that wants to help should subscribe to the mailinglist.

Mails to the mailinglist concerning translations use subject-tags (in square brackets) to indicate the state of the translation. The following tags are used:

Other proposals:

The subject of the translation is indicated in the mail-subject with a pseudo-url as follows:

For the dutch list a program parses these pseudo-urls you can see the result of this at http://dutch.debian.net

Once translated and reviewed you should send in the translation as wishlist bugreport against the package the translation is for, when sending in the bugreport make sure that:

?CategoryL10n