[rt-users] How change link labels

Ken Johnson kjohnson at eclypse.org
Thu Apr 25 13:36:29 EDT 2013

Thanks for that helpful hint!  I'm off to
/usr/local/share/request-tracker4/po (Debian package install)!


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On 04/24/2013 11:54 AM, Ken Johnson wrote:
> Mike,
> Thanks for your helpful reply.  You inspired me to go grepping, and it 
> turns out that adding these four lines to en.po 'fixed' the 'problem'.  
> The strings change both in the link labels at the top right of the 
> ticket history and in the Actions menu.
> msgid "Reply"
> msgstr "Public Reply"
> msgid "Comment"
> msgstr "Private Comment"
> Would the 'clean' way to do this be to create a custom language (say
> 'English_Local') and then set all of the users to that language?  I am 
> not sure.

You make local changes to the various language files by putting your strings
in local/po/.  For example, if you put just your four lines above into
local/po/en.po, it would be automatically merged with the stock English

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