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Old 02-09-2010, 06:33 AM   #1
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Exclamation Official PR Manual - A call for translators

The Project Reality manual is a great document for new players new to our games or old timers coming back. To make it easier for them we try to make it accessible in as many languages as possible and for this we need your help!

To make PR more accessible to those who are having a harder time with the English language we need translate the manual into more languages. If your spoken/written English is on a good level and you want to translate the manual into your native tongue, then go ahead and contact read further!

We build up our manual through GitBook. A easy to distribute and edit platform. It uses the Markdown syntax, a very easy to learn system to do formatting.

We store our manual on our GitHub. This makes it easier for community members to make their own translated versions and easier to update with each PR version.

STARTING A NEW TRANSLATION:

Beginner's knowledge of Git is helpful, but we'll try to give all necessary information here to get you started. At any stage feel free to ask questions in this thread or PM [R-DEV]Mineral.

In order for you to work on your version of the manual, you will need to create your own copy, a Git Fork. Simply go to our GitHub page and click Fork button in the top right corner.

This will now create a copy fork of our Manual on your GitHub profile for you to work on. You can also then invite other users to help you by inviting them to the fork repo.

While you can edit the files through the GitHub website directly, we recommend to do it in your favorite file editor. For this you will need to download and install Git and install your repo.

Once you have your fork on your pc you can edit it ( edit the .md files and use the folder structure the same as the /en(english) folder) , commit and push your changes to your fork.

Please in the meantime let us know you are working on a translation so we can take a look and potentially help out.

Once you think your translation is completed let us know and request a pull request from your fork, this will merge your edits into our repo and makes your translation come live on the official manual page!


HELP WITH IN PROGRESS TRANSLATIONS:

If you want to help with a translation make sure to contact those already started on a translation to get access to their Git fork. Or contact us and we'll help out.
You can see all current forks here.


OLD TRANSLATIONS:
Here is a list of translations of old manuals. They will all have a folder prepared on the Git to be started from. They need to updated to the new Markdown format as well be checked for changes between v1.3.1 and the current version. If you are willing to help you can do that by creating a Git Fork and editing within the language's folder. If you need any help contact [R-DEV]Mineral or post in this thread.
  • French - Grey_Echo - v1.3.1 - READ HERE
  • Spanish - BlackGus,Pirutoko & Others - v1.3.1 - READ HERE
  • Italian - =ITW= and [EI] clans (contact BSR_Pheelz) - v1.3.1 - READ HERE
  • Brazilian-Portuguese - SANGUE-RUIM - v1.3.1 READ HERE
  • Hebrew - khtk1 - v1.3.1 READ HERE
  • Chinese - Saga community (contact KingFish-v-) - v1.3.1 READ HERE
  • Bulgarian - =BG=BladeNakamura - v1.3.1 READ HERE
  • Finnish - K-Massive and Kovanaama - v1.3.1 - READ HERE
  • Hungarian - IAmNotMatthew - v1.3.1 - READ HERE

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Old 02-09-2010, 09:22 AM   #2
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Polish needs to be translated also.
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Old 02-09-2010, 07:47 PM   #3
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Ask L4gi about Finnish

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Old 02-10-2010, 07:02 AM   #4
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I sure would love to help you translate finnish. if you'd need it taht is

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Old 02-10-2010, 08:01 AM   #5
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I can also be a volunteer for Turkish. Just let me know!
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Old 02-10-2010, 09:01 AM   #6
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i can do it for Chinese version. I have already translated the PR 0.9 CHANGELOG into Chinese in my community.
It is called =SAGA=.

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Old 02-10-2010, 09:56 AM   #7
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I can also be a volunteer for Turkish. Just let me know!
If you want to help out I suggest you contact the person assigned to the language and ask him if he wants to team up for the task. It's easier to manage this if I have one person responsible for each language. Of course they may cooperate in any way they see fit.

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Old 02-10-2010, 02:41 PM   #8
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You can also lie down and look up to heal yourself, the wrench can also repair light vehicles such as cars and trucks. These things need to be updated into the manual. I've also added some extra in the grappling hook part.
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Old 02-10-2010, 03:13 PM   #9
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You can also lie down and look up to heal yourself, the wrench can also repair light vehicles such as cars and trucks. These things need to be updated into the manual. I've also added some extra in the grappling hook part.
No problem in adding that. The manual is never perfect and slight improvements are welcome as long as you say what you change or add.

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Old 02-10-2010, 03:17 PM   #10
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I can do Portuguese, however, I need help... The manual is made in PDF right? I don't have it... at least I don't know how to use it... maybe someone can guide me to a program I can use to translate it? I'll happily do it.

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