[jdev] jabber localization project?

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at stpeter.im
Fri Jun 13 14:02:25 CDT 2008


On 06/13/2008 12:57 PM, Yann Leboulanger wrote:
> Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
>> Safa Sofuoğlu (one of our GSoC students) mentioned to me that XMPP
>> clients need to provide localized versions of many protocol terms, but
>> that there is no consistency for those terms. Examples include:
>>
>> 1. Concepts like "file transfer" and even "instant messaging"
>> 2. Basic presence states like "away" and "dnd"
>> 3. Moods (XEP-0107)
>> 4. Activities (XEP-0108)
>> 5. Chat states (XEP-0085)
>> 6. And many more!
>>
>> Perhaps it would help client developers to create a jabber localization
>> project ("jabber-babel?") to make this task easier for everyone? I'd be
>> happy to start such a project on Google Code or wherever.
>>
>> Peter
> 
> user mood and user activity words are in Gajim's translation file. So
> for next release we'll ask our dear translators to translate them. As we
> have many language, we'll get many translations of those files.

Super.

The question is: would it be helpful for multiple clients to use the
same translation file(s)?

Peter

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Peter Saint-Andre
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