Re: major libgweather Locations updates
- From: Claude Paroz <claude 2xlibre net>
- To: Dan Winship <danw gnome org>
- Cc: gnome-i18n gnome org, gnome-doc-list <gnome-doc-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: major libgweather Locations updates
- Date: Tue, 05 Aug 2008 23:03:33 +0200
Le lundi 04 août 2008 à 07:37 -0400, Dan Winship a écrit :
> Andre Klapper wrote:
> > Am Sonntag, den 03.08.2008, 21:24 -0400 schrieb Dan Winship:
> >> I've just committed a huge update to libgweather's Locations.xml.in.
> >> >From an i18n perspective, the big changes are that a lot of strings
> >> representing airport names, etc, went away and were replaced with actual
> >> city names. Also, many city names in some countries were replaced with
> >> better-localized/better-transliterated versions.
> > Uhm. This has decreased all translations by 5-6% which is A LOT:
> Yup. But most of the new untranslated strings are either:
> (a) the names of minor cities that aren't going to have different
> names in different languages anyway (though I realize these still
> require transliterations in non-latin-alphabet languages)
Dan, do you have criteria to include new cities?
For example, for Liechtenstein, a very small country of 160 km2 and
35000 inhabitants, there is 11 cities. What's the use case?
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