Subversion Commit Privilege

Some translators may be granted subversion commit rights for properties files within Sakai. This is a privilege which is granted only after a developer has proven to be active and competent in the translation process.

Subversion Commit Process

  1. Open a task in JIRA specifying what you are doing:
  2. You should check out (or refresh) a trunk version of Sakai from subversion
  3. Update the properties files (and optionally *.metaprops files if you're using the ResourceProperties editor)
  4. Build and Deploy to a server for test
  5. Verify each module appears as expected (and doesn't crash!)
  6. Commit each subversion module individually and reference the JIRA issue, for example:
    $ svn commit chat -m "SAK-1234 update Japanese translation"
  7. "Resolve Issue" in JIRA: