[packagekit] Translators

David Zeuthen david at fubar.dk
Fri Oct 12 10:45:18 PDT 2007

On Fri, 2007-10-12 at 18:17 +0100, Richard Hughes wrote:
> On Fri, 2007-10-12 at 13:02 -0400, David Zeuthen wrote:
> > On Fri, 2007-10-12 at 11:54 -0400, Ken VanDine wrote:
> > > I have added a pt_BR translation, and hope to have french and german
> > > soon.  I noticed gnome-packagekit doesn't pick up the translator
> > > credits.  The code to add them is in pk-watch.c and pk-notify.c, but
> > > something isn't working.  Ideas?  This is way outside of my area of
> > > expertise :)
> > 
> > On that note, you want to mark elements in the .policy file(s), e.g.
> > this guy
> Ick... I really wanted to not have gettext in the dameon, and do all
> translation in the client, I guess I have to bite the bullet on this.

That's understandable, but you don't need gettext; the way it works it
that it simply just merges things into the .policy file. So when the
dialog is shown what happens is that


uses libpolkit to read the .policy file and extract the proper
translation. No i18n gunk is needed in any of your code.


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