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Subject: Re: From South Afrika, Bulgaria, Romania, Slovenia or Turkey?
Re: From South Afrika, Bulgaria, Romania, Slovenia or Turkey?
I'll take Afrikaans on me.
On Tuesday 15 January 2008, Jonas Häggqvist wrote:
> If you're from one of the countries listed in the subject, you might have
> noticed that Rockbox' translation to your language is very poor. Less than
> a third of the strings used in the interface have been translated from
> English, so I can imagine using the translation isn't very helpful.
> Additionally, the Icelandic, Galician (Galego) and Walliser German
> (Wallisertitsch) translations are also fairly poor.
> You can help fix this by fixing up the translation - it's not as hard as
> it sounds, but it will take a lot of time. The easiest way to do it is to
> go to my site http://rasher.dk/rockbox/translate/, click your language and
> follow the directions. Alternatively, you can follow the instructions on
> http://www.rockbox.org/twiki/bin/view/Main/LangFiles (which might easier
> in the long when so much work is required, since you can't really pause
> halfway through translating with the web interface without simply leaving
> the browser open).
> After that, submit the file to Flyspray (http://www.rockbox.org/tracker/)
> and your translation will be updated if no issues arise.
> Of course if your language doesn't have a translation, this goes for you
> as well.
> And now a quick rundown of the current translation status (in percent of
> translated strings):
> Afrikaans 11.69% <==
> Bulgarian 19.62% <==
> Catalan 97.45%
> Simplified-Chinese 100.00%
> Tradtional-Chinese 100.00%
> Czech 99.73%
> Danish 100.00%
> German 99.73%
> Estonian 79.57%
> Spanish 99.87%
> Esperanto 74.19%
> Finnish 100.00%
> French 100.00%
> Galician 57.53% <==
> Greek 99.60%
> Hebrew 98.92%
> Icelandic 59.95% <==
> Italian 100.00%
> Japanese 95.84%
> Korean 87.63%
> Hungarian 97.31%
> Dutch 100.00%
> Norwegian 99.46%
> Norwegian-nynorsk 99.73%
> Polish 96.10%
> Portuguese 69.62%
> Brazilian-Portuguese 98.92%
> Romanian 22.45% <==
> Russian 98.39%
> Slovenian 28.49% <==
> Swedish 99.87%
> Tagalog 99.73%
> Thai 100.00%
> Turkish 15.86% <==
> Walliser-German 52.96% <==
> Happy translating!
Received on 2008-01-15
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