[Xfce-i18n] Updating translations?

Kristjan Siimson kristjan.siimson at gmail.com
Mon Sep 8 14:00:34 CEST 2008

Thank you for your reply. The make update-po command did not produce any
untranslated or "fuzzy" strings for Estonian translation, so there seems
nothing that I can do. Probably everything is OK, I was mostly just being
curious about it. :)

Kristjan Siimson

2008/9/8 David Mohr <squisher at xfce.org>

> On Mon, Sep 8, 2008 at 3:00 AM, Kristjan Siimson
> <kristjan.siimson at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Dear XFCE translators,
> >
> > Yesterday I downloaded SVN copy of xfburn from ArchLinux's AUR
> repository. I
> > started up the program in Estonian, however to my surprise, there we're
> > several untranslated strings, although last time I had checked the
> > translation statistics, there we're none. Then I tried to search for
> > translation statistics again, as I had not saved the URL, but did not
> find
> > the one I had used the last time:
> > http://i18n.xfce.org/stats/index.php?mode=3&module=trunk/xfburn. This
> does
> > not report xfburn to be translated to Estonian at all! Finally, I grabbed
> > the Estonian PO file from repository. This did not show any untranslated
> > strings. Now I am not sure what is wrong - I have 3 ideas:
> >
> > 1. PO files are not automatically updated with untranslated strings as I
> had
> > thought.
> .po files are not automatically updated. So if you see untranslated
> strings for the audio cd stuff, then that's because that's under
> active development, and I haven't yet updated the .po files. You can
> always do so yourself by running "make update-po" in the po/ directory
> (after running autogen.sh and configure).
> > 2. There is something wrong with the translation statistics.
> That is likely to be the case as well, if the Estonian translation
> does not show up. Maybe someone else can look into that issue.
> > 3. Arch Linux modifies Xfburn translation at some point.
> My guess is that's unlikely, but I don't know Arch.
> > Is any of them the case? How can I update the translation?
> Thanks translating,
> ~David
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