Changes between Version 3 and Version 4 of PootleHowto


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    11= How to Use Pootle =
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    23Here shows an example how Taiwan team uses [http://pootle.sahanafoundation.org/ Sahana Pootle Server] in the language translation process. In the following example, zh-tw.py is used, but the main idea should apply to other teams.
    34Be sure to see the useful UserGuidelinesLocalisation before using Pootle or other translation tools.
    45
    56== As a Translator, How to Translate Terms on Pootle ==
    6 Say, we want to translate a term "Required Field", use search form to find it.
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     8 1. Say, we want to translate a term "Required Field", use search form to find it.
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    710[[Image(search-term.png)]]
    8 Put the translation in the field below the term. You can submit the translation, or assign it as a suggestion.
    9 [[Image(english-term.png)]]
    10 If there are other terms matching "Required Field", they will show afterward.
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     12 2. Put the translation in the field below the term.
     13    You can submit the translation, or assign it as a suggestion.
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    1115[[Image(chinese-term.png)]]
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     17 3. If there are other terms matching "Required Field", they will be shown afterward.
     18
     19== As an Administrator, How to Apply New PO into Eden ==
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     21 1. Go to "Translate" tab.
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     23 2. You can download zh-tw.po by right clicking "Download" and "Save Link As" zh-tw.po.
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     25[[Image(download.png)]]
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     27 3. Run "po2web2py -i zh-tw.po -o zh-tw.py" to generate the needed language file.
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     29 4. Place the generated zh-tw.py in the eden/languages directory, and see if everything goes as expected.
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     31== As an Administrator, How to Apply New PO into Pootle ==
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     33 1. Go to "Translate" tab.
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     35 2. Choose the .po file to upload. Say, you can "Add all new translations as suggestions".
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     37 3. If there are suggestions for a term, you can decide "Accept" or "Reject" them.