Translate Toolkit & Pootle

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How a translator can keep being involved in opensource (optional)

Items for this possible module:

  • motivation (help your language etc)
  • volunteerism
  • things to remember when staying with the project
  • other roles a translator can fulfil (eg document writing)
  • if there is space/resources: mention FLOSS case studies

The translator's paid job that took him to the opensource world is now behind him, but he is intrigued and wants to stay on in the community. Here's what he can do or should keep in mind.