[PC-BSD Translations] System Installer ready for translation

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Thu Dec 10 13:34:14 PST 2009


On Sat, 5 Dec 2009, Yamashiro, Jun wrote:

> Hello lists,
>
> On Thu, 03 Dec 2009 16:10:59 -0500
> Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.com> wrote:
>> I've gone ahead and added the strings for the new System Installer in
>> PC-BSD 8.0 to Pootle. This should be the last major set of strings being
>
> Thanks to Kris and all developpers for great jobs.  But, I should
> say complaint about GUI design.
>
> I cannot translate for new installer before next Alpha/Beta release.
> Because, I cannot understand keyboard accelerators in English
> edition.  I should run real software for check keyboard
> accelerator before translate.
>
> I want to say GUI application developper of PC-BSD:
> Please add '&' to ALL Buttons/Radio buttons/Checkboxes/Tabs in GUI.
>
> Good example:	"&Cancel" -> "Cancel"
>                              ~
> Keyboard accelerator for "&Cancel" is always "Alt+C".
>
> Bad example:	"Cancel"  -> "Cancel"
>                                  ~
> In sometimes, keyboard accelerator for "Cancel" is not "Alt+C".
> Maybe, Qt assigned some keys into buttons automatically.
>
> Auto assign cannot work with non-Latin characters.  And keyboard
> accelerators differs from English edition is not good.
>

Thanks for the heads up on this! I've gone though and added the '&' to create
the keyboard shortcuts in the SysInstaller for the various buttons now. They should show up
in Pootle in about 24 hours or so.

--
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software



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