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Re: qshutdown release coming soon (1.6.4)


Can you send a screenshot with the solution?

It should be just fine...

Kind regards,
Yaron Shahrabani

<Hebrew translator>

On Tue, Mar 20, 2012 at 4:57 PM, Christian Metscher <hakaishi@xxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi Nicolas,
> and there I was just about to write a e-mail with an explanation... then it
> got longer and longer...
> To the main problem: Some strings have changed (also because of RTL)
> and I have changed 3 of them purposely because of clarity...
> *My suggestion is as follows:* I managed to reduce them and make them
> small and easy to understand. (For RTL <html dir="rtl"> has to be added)
> If it is alright I'll upload the new .pot file and reenter the till now
> translated strings
> for all languages.
> That way testing will be much easier.
> Just install translate-toolkit and create .ts files from the .po files
> (po2ts xyz.po xyz.ts), add your language to the shutdown.pro and make
> sure that the .qm file is copied to /usr/share/qshutdown/**translations/.
> (For build instructions see the README file).
> For the actual version of qshutdown I'll push it to the git repository a
> bit later.
> You can get it then via: git clone https://github.com/hakaishi/**
> shutdown-qapps <https://github.com/hakaishi/shutdown-qapps>
> Kind regard,
>  Christian Metscher
>  Could you explain how translators can test their translations in
>> qshutdown?
>> I downloaded the latest version from
>> https://launchpad.net/qt-**shutdown-p/qshutdown-trunk<https://launchpad.net/qt-shutdown-p/qshutdown-trunk> and I imported the project
>> in QtCreator.
>> It works, but translations are handled in a specific format (we can't
>> simply use
>> a .po file downloaded from Launchpad).
>> If it's not easy, you could do one of the following:
>> - Host .qm files for all languages somewhere (you may use a script to
>> keep them
>> updated, for example on a daily basis), so that translators can download
>> and
>> test them.
>> - Provide some "Release Candidates" for qshutdown, featuring up-to-date
>> translations, before the final release.
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