Internationalization for xfce4-panel

Jasper Huijsmans jasper at
Fri Jan 24 13:20:42 CET 2003

On Fri, 24 Jan 2003 13:11:40 +0100
Moritz Heiber <MisterMoe at> wrote:

> > Translators have to follow the same guidelines as for the other
> > xfce4 modules. Files must be in utf-8 encoding (use gedit or another
> > utf-8 capable editor). Send po files to me, or add them to CVS (if
> > you have access), but then also update ALL_LINGUAS in
> > and add<ll>.gmo file as well as <ll>.po.
> Are you aware of a editor which isn't associated neither with gnome
> nor emacs and capable of enconding in UTF8? I hardly find one :-/

I think vim can write utf-8.

:set encoding=utf-8

Alternatively, you could use iconv to convert a file to utf-8, but I
don't know the details of that.


> Bye,
> Moritz
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