Re: New splash for Gnome2?
- From: Kenneth Rohde Christiansen <kenneth diku dk>
- To: Mikael Hallendal <micke hallendal net>
- Cc: GNOME Desktop Devel <desktop-devel-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: New splash for Gnome2?
- Date: Fri, 1 Mar 2002 15:17:46 +0100
Well we have different language rules. Like CD is called cd in Danish,
AIDS is called
aids etc. Therefore GNOME is called Gnome in all Danish translations.
On 2002.03.01 13:38 Mikael Hallendal wrote:
fre 2002-03-01 klockan 12.48 skrev Kenneth Rohde Christiansen:
> Not good enought. GNOME is called Gnome in Danish, and Desktop is
> skrivebord. So in Danish it should be "Gnome 2.0 skrivebordet" which
> == "GNOME 2.0 Desktop"
Hmm .. GNOME shouldn't be translated, should it??
ie. it should be written the same everywhere.
GNOME 2.0 skrivebordet
seems more correct
> On 2002.03.01 10:54 Jens Finke wrote:
> > On 1 Mar 2002, Carlos Perelló Marín wrote:
> > > El jue, 28-02-2002 a las 17:28, Jens Finke escribió:
> > > > Hi,
> > > >
> > > > I just noticed that there isn't an updated splash screen for
> > Gnome2 yet.
> > > > Yes, this is a minor issue but it's the first thing the users
> > see of
> > > > our new desktop, so it would be utterly bad if it is the same
> > for Gnome
> > > > 1.4.x. Anybody with art capabilities volunteering? :)
> > >
> > >
> > > Please, let the text, at this splash image, to be marked for
> > > translation. Tigert told me a way to do it, but I don't remember
> > now
> > > :-(.
> > >
> > >
> > > The idea is that things like: "Welcome to your GNOME Desktop"
> > be
> > > translated into the user's locale.
> > The easiest solution would be to avoid such text. A simple "GNOME
> > Desktop" is IMHO sufficient.
> > Regards,
> > Jens
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