Clearly, we need something better. Something shared, something in-situ...something usable by real, live people.
In just shy of 4 hours, we went from a bunch of drawings to a working, demo-able system that will let people quickly post translations to a central location, (eventually) import from and export to other localization formats like gettext, and provide developers with a straightforward way to generate pages that let anyone donate translations.
We don't have a name for the project yet, so suggestions are welcome, and public (anonymous) SVN is available from:
We've got a lot of work left to do, but a translation-commons is something that everyone needs. Time to make it happen.