Is there interest in Pootle as an app within another project? If
so, these are some experiences I made when trying this:
Pootle uses AUTH_PROFILE_MODULE but if another app does the same,there is an irresolvable collision. Therefore, I abandoned get_profile() completely in my apps. It's a very mild convenience anyway.
Static media collides with other apps. It may be good to use Pinax' convention of putting it into “appdir/media/appname/”. Same for templates, so that you don't need django.template.loaders.filesystem.load_template_source anymore.
Many URLs break if Pootle's root URL
is changed. You should use inverse resolving of URLs everywhere.
Settings like TITLE and DESCRIPTION may collide with other apps. Please use prefixes in common English words.