[Xfce-i18n] How adding a new language?

Mike Massonnet mmassonnet at xfce.org
Fri Jun 26 21:47:18 CEST 2009


Le vendredi 26 juin 2009 14:58:58, Marcos a écrit :
> Hi!
> I like start a new Asturian language Localization.
> About this language: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asturian_language.
> The language code is "ast":
>      ISO 639-1 -> None
>      ISO 639-1 -> ast
>      ISO 639-1 -> ast
> I readed this howto: http://i18n.xfce.org/wiki/new_language
> But I don't know how can I do it for update the languages list or how
> upload the .po files.
> Can anybody help me, please?
> I think is this step for create/translate in the start localization?:
>      Make an archive of the translations with the command “tar czf
> archive-name.tar.gz pot-snapshot/”
>      Join the archive to the mailing list, we will do the initial commit
> for you

This is the explaination to send your translation so that we can distribute it 
with the source.

> But the proccess it isn't entirely clear to me :$
> Must I add the language editing the wiki?
> Thanks very much for your help, and sorry this basic question :$

I'm a little lost, your english isn't perfect. Did you already start 
translations, do you have translated po files ready to send? If yes make a 
tarball (put all the translated files in an archive) and attach it here, or on 
a file upload web service.


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