dev builds
themes manual
device status forums
mailing lists
IRC bugs
dev guide

Rockbox mail archive

Subject: Re: Translations and players

Re: Translations and players

From: Björn Stenberg <>
Date: Sun, 22 Sep 2002 21:02:17 +0200

Magnus Holmgren wrote:
> I've just hacked Rockbox so that it includes "å", "ä" and "ö". Is this
> something that is of general interest? I.e., should I submit a patch for
> it, and make it easy to adapt to other languages?

It's a good start, but unfortunately it's not quite enough.

We already use several custom chars for icons (folder, mp3, m3u etc) and some chars need 8 if not more chars for their national "special" chars.

What we really need is a clever system to handle the whole screen, dynamically allocating custom chars for the special chars displayed. (And gracefully fall back to the closest similar ascii char if no custom chars are free.)

Received on 2002-09-22

Page template was last modified "Tue Sep 7 00:00:02 2021" The Rockbox Crew -- Privacy Policy