[Xfce-i18n] Problematic string in xfdesktop

Daichi Kawahata daichi at xfce.org
Sun Apr 30 05:42:28 CEST 2006

On Sat, 29 Apr 2006 11:58:55 -0300
Adriano Winter Bess wrote:

> Hi,

Boa Tarde,

> I was updating pt_BR translations for Xfdesktop when I found
> this (in src/xfdesktop-file-icon.c):


> The "trick" formatting the string above works for pt_BR, but
> I'm afraid it may not work fine for some locales. What do you
> think?

The string "There was an error %s \"%s\" to \"%s\":" is shown
like "There was an error moving "file" to "destination"" if
I'm not wrong.

Probably it should be:

"An error happened when "%2$s" is %1$s to "%3$s":"

in Japanese, so it's okay for me at least.


Language Codes: http://www.w3.org/WAI/ER/IG/ert/iso639.htm
Country Codes: http://www.ics.uci.edu/pub/ietf/http/related/iso3166.txt

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