[Geany-i18n] French translation update + Quick strings review

Enrico Tröger enrico.troeger at xxxxx
Mon Apr 6 15:59:21 UTC 2009

On Mon, 06 Apr 2009 14:48:05 +0200, Jean-Philippe wrote:

>Hi everyone,
>So first, I should apologize for taking such a long time to update the
>french translation. However it wasn't in such a bad shape thanks to
>Roland Baudin. Anyway here it is joined, there is 2 strings marked
>fuzzy but they should be okay if you (Frank) want to commit the file
>without marking them as such. I also updated the catalog and added a
>header for the plural form (by copying the one in the german file), it
>works fine but I may have screwed up something as I'm not sure of what
>I'm doing :-)

I leave that part to Frank :).

>I also have some suggestions about the english strings:
>- "Auto-close squre-bracket when typing an opening one" There is a
>missing "a" in "square"

Oops, funny that nobody of the other translators noticed/reported

>- "Adds a little header to every page containing the page number, the
>filename and the current date(see below). It takes 3 lines of the
>page." There is a missing space before the opening parenthesis
>- "Print only the basename(without the path) of the printed file" Same


>- "Show the line ending character" This text uses the infinitive form
>for show, but other strings in the same menu uses the 3rd person
>"Shows". This is the string for Preferences, Editor, Display.


>- "Add page numbers at the bottom of each page. It takes 2 lines of
>the page" The string is almost the same for 2 different entries except
>for a comma instead of a phrase ending in the first one. Is this
>intended or a duplicate ?

I guess these strings were in sync, then I changed one of them and
forgot about the other one. Now, they should be in sync again.

>- "Set the project's base directory" 4850 This one is unclear. It
>seems this option for the filebrowser plugin changes the home button
>in the files sidebar so clicking it leads to the project base
>directory instead of the user home directory. I think something along
>"Sets the home directory to the project's base directory" explains it

Well, this option changes the directory of the file browser plugin to
the project's base directory when a project is open or changed. This
happens only when a project is opened/changed. 
But I'm not sure how to improve this string.


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