French translation problem (dpkg)

Claude Paroz paroz at email.ch
Mon Jan 17 13:34:35 CST 2005


Le dimanche 16 janvier 2005 à 19:39 +0100, Jean CZERNY a écrit :
> Me again : 
> 
> I am currently translating in French dpkg and I don't know how to adapt
> the "word" fsync. Here are examples, if someone could give an advice... 
> 
> Examples : 
> unable to fsync updated status of `%.250s'
> failed to fsync %s information to `%.250s'

As fsync seems to be a script name, IMHO it wouldn't be a good idea to
translate it. I would prefer something like :
fsync n'a pas pu ...
fsync a échoué...

Claude




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