wiki:UserGuidelines/Localisation

Version 4 (modified by Alfonso de la Guarda, 11 years ago) ( diff )

--

Localisation

Translation to other languages is highly appreciated - please contact the Sahana Localization team for advice.

Translating Eden to a new language

Create language file:

You can then either edit this in the Web2Py admin UI or else convert to a .po file for use in standard PO file tools such as Virtaal:

You can -also- try a new method, using an experimental tool, which translates any file (including the web2py languages files) using the Google Translate API:

  • Go to Auto-Translator and download/install the .tar.gz archive or through easy_install Auto_Translator (easy way, if you have installed setuptools).
  • The application runs in command line mode for web2py, just

Pootle/translate toolkit

  • Sahana Pootle server is available as on online facility for collaboration, translation refinement and workflow control

Wiki pages translation

  • translated pages with ISO 639-2 language code extension (original english page = no extension), e.g.
    • original page: eden.sahanafoundation.org/wiki/BluePrintInternationalisation
    • german translation: eden.sahanafoundation.org/wiki/BluePrintInternationalisation/de
  • insert [[TranslatedPages]] macro to display a list of available translations of a page (at best at bottom of page)

See Also


UserGuidelines

Attachments (2)

Download all attachments as: .zip

Note: See TracWiki for help on using the wiki.