About KhmerOS

The Khmer Software Initiative (Khmer OS) is a project of the Open Institute to help the economic development of Cambodia by providing computer tools in Khmer (Cambodian) language that can be used by everybody.

It translates to Khmer Free and Open Source applications (such as word processing, spreadsheets, presentation tools, e-mail, Internet, graphic manipulation, etc.) for their use by private users and in government offices. It also produces large amounts of documentation in Khmer. Read more...

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 11:55
We had visited Enfants du Mekong at Banteaymeanchey province (Locate on the west the country, near Thai border.) on 10-11-April-2006. We had install Khmer Unicode and all Khmer software on 18 PCs, 15 PCs are in the training room and 3 for their staffs. We also visit two internet cafe, one is in...
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 11:30
A second computer scientist as been enrolled (Seth Chanratha). He and Keo Sophon will work on the glossary.
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 11:13
Translation of the IMP webmail system finished.
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 10:31
Translation of OpenOffice finished on a 60%.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 17:18
Translation of Firefox starts with a team of two people, one of them having translated Thunderbird and the other one being a newly hired translator (computer scientist). Delivery planned for September 30th.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 17:13
Due to quite difficult to understand policies of the Mozilla foundation, we are forced to create our own version of Thunderbird to make it rum on 600x800 screens (the original Thudnerbird does not)... which due to their Trademark policy cannot be called such. The team comes out with the name MOYURA...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 17:11
Thunderbird ready to distribute, expect for Instructions, manual and help. Development of a local website in Khmer starts. Search for a Khmer name also starts. Distribution of Thunderbird planned for second week of September 2004.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 16:59
Upgrade translation to Thunderbird 0.7.1 finished. Integration, correction, font selection, window sizing, etc... in progress.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 16:57
Translation of Thunderbird 0.5 finishes. Upgrading to last available version (0.7.1) starts.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 16:30
After revision by computer science professors and linguists, and a meeting to talk about the most complicated terms, a new version of the Glossary is prepared.


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