[Xfce-i18n] impending mailwatch release
Brian J. Tarricone
kelnos at xfce.org
Fri Sep 12 00:46:20 CEST 2008
Abel Martín wrote:
> just three questions:
> 1) Should I translate only the right part after '|' in "tells how many
> new messages in each mailbox| %d in %s" or the whole string?
Just the part to the right, I think. Someone else should answer this,
since I'm not a gettext expert.
> 2) Is the string "Mail Watcher" a description for "Mailwatch"?
It's the 'real name' of the plugin, I guess. "Mailwatch" isn't really a
> 3) In the string "Local Maildir Spool", does "Local" apply to
> "Maildir" or to "Spool"?
Spool, I think... So I guess you'd want 'spool local de maildir', and
not 'spool de maildir local' (with it actually translated, of course).
Unless there's a better way of expressing that particular concept in
Spanish that isn't a direct translation...
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