[Phpmyadmin-devel] translatable string

Dieter Adriaenssens dieter.adriaenssens at gmail.com
Tue Oct 16 14:17:28 CEST 2012

2012/10/16 Michal Čihař <michal at cihar.com>:
> Hi
> Dne Tue, 16 Oct 2012 13:18:21 +0200
> Dieter Adriaenssens <dieter.adriaenssens at gmail.com> napsal(a):
>> 2012/10/16 Michal Čihař <michal at cihar.com>:
>> > These are okay as long as you change source string in all po files,
>> > otherwise the strings will appear as fuzzy and will require attention
>> > from translators.
>> What do you mean by 'all po files'? Is running po-update sufficient?
>> Or do you mean it has to be changed in every branch were the string
>> exists?
> The update-po script just takes strings and updates po file to match
> them. In case some source string has been changed, translation will be
> marked as fuzzy. It simply can not detect whether change is important
> for translation or not.
> In case you're sure this is just a typo, that is not affecting
> translations, you should change the source string manually [*] in po
> files prior to running update-po.
> [*]: Or rather by some something like:
> sed -i 's/this is typo/this is a typo/' po/*.po

Added it to the wiki [0], along with the guidelines on when to
add/update messages.

[0] http://wiki.phpmyadmin.net/pma/Gettext_for_developers

Kind regards,


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Dieter Adriaenssens

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