[Geany-i18n] an interface language preference?

Konstantin Pastbin pastk at xxxxx
Sat Jun 7 09:15:04 UTC 2008

On 6/6/08, Enrico Tröger <enrico.troeger at uvena.de> wrote:
> On Fri, 6 Jun 2008 11:48:42 +0400, "Konstantin Pastbin"
> <pastk at inbox.ru> wrote:
>> Hello
>> I am using geany-0.15svn_r2604 on windows xp2 (russian version).
>> I there an option to select an interface language? Couldn't find it
>> neither in preferences nor in config file.
>> As far as I understand geany sets language automatically (russian in
>> my case) based on the OS locale. But I prefer to use english
>> interface. How can I do this?
> Yes, in general this is completely enough to rely on OS locale and for
> almost every user this is fine (and saves us from the trouble of
> making it configurable).
>> For now I just deleted 'lib/locale/ru' directory and Geany starts in
>> genuine english :)
>> But this is a very ugly hack, of course.
> Yes ;-).
> You can use a simple batch file which sets the environment variable
> which defines the application's language to English.
> As this was requested already some time ago, I wrote such a file,
> available at http://www.uvena.de/tmp/geany_english.bat.

Works like expected, thanks!

> For reference, see
> http://lists.uvena.de/pipermail/geany/2008-March/003051.html
> Regards,
> Enrico
> P.S.: this is the wrong mailing list, geany-i18n is intended for
> translation questions and discussions. But no problem at all.
Sorry for that.
http://geany.uvena.de/Support/MailingList says "This list is for all
translation related issues and all active translators of Geany should
subscribe to this list." So I thought it was related to i18n indeed :)

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