[PC-BSD Translations] Translating the texts on desktop? <PC-BSD 8.2-RC1>

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Tue Jan 18 11:42:16 PST 2011

On 01/13/2011 16:57, Sam Lin wrote:
> When setting languages other than English in SysInstaller, the texts
> in Kickoff and in PBI applications are now all shown in those
> languages. However the texts on the desktop are still in English and
> it looks like those are not on Pootle nor can they be switched to
> localised language from KDE's system control panel. Whilst some texts
> like "portjail" do not  really need to be translated, it would be good
> to show other texts like "PCBSD Handbook" in localised languages.
> Is it possible to translate or change the texts on the desktop if
> languages other than English are set in the system?
> Regards,
> Sam
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Most of that text is in the .desktop files, which aren't in Pootle as 
you saw. I'm going to take a look and see how I can incorporate those 
into Pootle though, otherwise we are stuck trying to get manual 
submissions sent in for each language.

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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