[Geany-devel] Glade 3 Translations (was Re: Team Translation)

Colomban Wendling lists.ban at xxxxx
Tue Oct 18 21:01:02 UTC 2011

Le 18/10/2011 22:51, Matthew Brush a écrit :
> On 11-10-18 10:43 AM, Enrico Tröger wrote:
>> On Mon, 17 Oct 2011 18:58:35 +0200, Colomban wrote:
>>> Le 16/10/2011 12:07, Matthew Brush a écrit :
>>>> Hi,
>>>> Does anyone know what effect merging the `gtkbuilder` branch would
>>>> have on translations for the UI stuff?
>>>> IIUC there is some translation capability build into
>>>> Glade/GtkBuilder, so would we need to start using this?
>>>> Do the current translations for Glade 2 strings work on the
>>>> auto-generated C code (interface.[ch]) or are they on the Glade 2
>>>> file (geany.glade) directly?
>>> AFAIK, currently translated strings should be OK as far as we set the
>> Well, I just checked po/POTFILES.in and there is src/interface.c
>> listed, so this one is used for picking the translatable strings.
>> And in po/POTFILES.skip geany.glade is explicitly listed to not be used
>> for translatable strings with a comment that intltool would use it
>> otherwise. So, I guess, as Colomban, that using the gtkbuilder XMl will
>> work fine for intltool as well.
> Cool!
> Apparently by default gtk_builder_set_translation_domain() uses
> gettext(), so are we all set then or do we need to set this to something
> else?

Yep, it's enough for using the translated strings.  We just need to make
sure the strings are properly extracted from the .ui file (by intltool)
so they new ones can be translated.

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