[Rt-devel] Which tool to use for translation

Jesse Vincent jesse at bestpractical.com
Mon Aug 11 16:44:32 EDT 2008

We've been starting to play with launchpad.net's community translation  


This may be a much better way for folks to easily collaborate on  

I'd really love your feedback.


On Aug 11, 2008, at 4:00 PM, YAMANE Shinji wrote:

> Hi Marjan,
> Many translators seemed to manage their translation files
> independently on 3.6.x and 3.8.x (http://rt.easter-eggs.org/i18n/).
> Simple "upgrade" can not work well as there are many differences  
> between them.
> In my case, I've made my 3.6.x translation file and submit it
> reading Wiki pages (http://wiki.bestpractical.com/view/Translation).
> Then I build my own dictionary and applied it to the RT 3.8
> template file (http://rt.easter-eggs.org/i18n/3.8/lib/RT/I18N/rt.pot)
> using "poedit" tool.
> But it did not work well as there are so many little wording changes
> in RT 3.8.  So I corrected (erase or upgrade) a lot of entries by hand
> using poedit tool. After a few days, I recorded the lowest "Not  
> found in
> src" score among other 3.8.x translations :-).
> From: "Marjan Bizjak" <mbizjak at gmail.com>
> Subject: [Rt-devel] Which tool to use for translation
> Date: Mon, 11 Aug 2008 13:59:19 +0200
>> I would like to translate Rt tracker to slovenian languange for
>> version 3.8. I have already translated sl.po file for version 3.6.7,
>> and I woul like to upgrate this file to version 3.8.
> (snip)
>> Does anybody has experience with using kbabel tool or is there any
>> other tool to do that?
> -- 
> Shinji R. Yamane
> Ph.D student / Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Information  
> Studies, University of Tokyo
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