- From: Pablo Saratxaga <pablo mandrakesoft com>
- To: GNOME I18N List <gnome-i18n gnome org>
- Subject: Re: ALL_LINGUAS
- Date: Wed, 22 Jan 2003 16:48:39 +0100
On Wed, Jan 22, 2003 at 04:06:20PM +0100, Christian Rose wrote:
> ons 2003-01-22 klockan 15.46 skrev Tino Meinen:
> > Just curious,
> > When adding a new translation to a module in the po directory,
> > whose responsibility is it to add the language to the ALL_LINGUAS list
> > in configure.in?
> Usually the responsibility of the translator that added the po file.
> Pablo Saratxaga has been very nice in fixing missing language codes in
> the ALL_LINGUAS of many modules (thanks a lot!), though. But all
> translators should really make sure themselves that their own language
> code is present in ALL_LINGUAS.
My experience tells that when a language is present in po/ directory but
not in the ALL_LINGUAS list, it is due to the fact the translator ignores
about that variable. (in fact I started adding them after I received
a message from a translator asking why his translations weren't showing
up in latest Gnome)
If the file should be present in po directory but not in the ALL_LINGUAS
list, it should be better to put a small comment saying so:
# Don't add lang 'xx', as it is not good enough yet
ALL_LINGUAS="aa bb cc dd"
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