[Etoys] How to translate Etoys
tak at metatoys.org
Wed Jul 25 03:43:20 EDT 2007
>> Or, how about to use launchpad.net? https://
>> It has fancy web tool for gettext so that it seems to be good for
>> non hacker people.
> Yes, I like that a lot, we should use it if we can, and announce on
> squeak-dev once we did so. OTOH, we would need to get the OLPC
> version of etoys into that system first, I'm not sure how simple that
> is - it's not just a translation site but a whole project hosting site.
I'm going to study more about this site.
>> How many files did you expect? Yoshiki suggested me that three is
> Well ... for OLPC we only really need one file, true. However, I
> suspect a file with a couple of thousand entries might scare
> contributors - that's one reason to split.
Yes, I agree. Let's try along the line.
>>> And I notice that some Comments are not too helpful - like, all
>>> comments in Protocols.pot are the same.
>> I know, current one is just a hack. The gettext exporter only works
>> literal receivers properly. We should fix, but it will need more a
> Well, if it takes that time so be it. We need to get it right. Btw, I
> think the vocabulary translations belong to the classes they are
> declared in, rather than in a central file.
Korakurider was saying he had new idea.
And I'm trying a way like gettext-noop() for the object catalog.
It seems to work better than I thought.
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