placehoder in ubuntu docs

Matthew East mdke at
Fri Dec 5 14:53:40 GMT 2008

On Fri, Dec 5, 2008 at 12:21 PM, Adi Roiban <adi at> wrote:
> Hi,
> How would you translate the "placeholder" string from ubuntu-docs?
> Should we translate it ?

If it's inside a tag, such as <placeholder-1/>, you shouldn't
translate it. You should never translate anything inside a tag, as per

If it's just a standalone string, it doesn't matter what you translate
it as, because it will be a string that is not displayed to the user.

Matthew East
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