Re: [Nautilus-list] reset.png

Hi Christian,

        I can take a shot at fixing the "reset.png" localization problem by
compositing the text
onto the property chit on the fly, as defined by a translatable string.
There will still be a problem that space is very limited, so you can't fit a
very long word in there.  I'll try to use a smaller font if it doesn't fit,
but at some point it might have to be truncated.

        If that works out, I'll use a similar technique to translate the text
in some of the emblems, which I promised to fix a few months ago but forgot
about.  Are you aware of any other places in Nautilus where there's a similar

-- Andy

Christian Rose wrote:

> Darin Adler wrote:
> > > The reset.png also has localization problems, at least if it's the same
> > > reset.png as in Nautilus.
> > > The text "reset" in English needs translation, but manual "translation"
> > > of images is something I think we'd rather avoid - it takes graphic
> > > skills, correct fonts, etc etc, and I think that it's not doable for 40
> > > locales.
> >
> > Good point, but entirely separate from what Andy's fixing right now.
> Which is what I wanted to point out: there is more problems to it.
> > > So I think the localization problem should be solved before using the
> > > reset.png, IMHO.
> >
> > With the new approach, the reset.png problem would still be only in
> > Nautilus itself. And it would be no worse than before.
> Ok.
> Christian

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