Changes between Version 15 and Version 16 of WikiStart

18/08/16 04:45:33 (7 years ago)
Olly Betts

improve translation info


  • WikiStart

    v15 v16  
    2626 * [/newticket Report any bugs you find]
    27  * Help translate Survex into other languages:
    28    * [ on Launchpad] or
    29    * [ on Transifex]
    30    * [ "todo" files - just the messages needing translation or with "fuzzy" translations which need checking]
     27 * Help translate Survex into other languages.  There's no need to try to do it all in one go - feel free to just submit (or email in) small batches of changes.  And let us know if anything isn't clear.  To work on a translation, you can:
     28   * work online using [ Launchpad's web UI] (this requires creating a free account).
     29   * work online using [ on Transifex] (also requires a free account; most people seem to prefer Launchpad)
     30   * download the "po" files and use a program designed to work with them (for example, [ poedit]) - po files can be downloaded from (they're named ''language_code''.po - use the "Original format" link at the bottom of the page for a particular po file to download it).
     31   * download the "po" files, then edit using a text editor (but make sure your editor knows they use the UTF-8 character encoding).  If you're doing this, you may prefer to use these cut-down files with just the messages which are new or for which the English version has changed (the latter are marked with "fuzzy":                                             
    3132 * [ How to checkout the code from our version control system]