App-install-data-ubuntu now available for translation

Sebastian Heinlein glatzor at
Tue Oct 14 10:11:16 BST 2008

Am Sonntag, den 12.10.2008, 18:51 +0300 schrieb Timo Jyrinki:
> 2008/9/29 Timo Jyrinki <timo.jyrinki at>:
> > That is: translators, if you see app-install-data-ubuntu becoming
> > available (it still isn't), translate! It will patch up a rather
> > visible i18n problem seen by everyone eg. installing codecs via
> > gnome-app-install. The problem and the current fix were discussed at
> >
> > which I reported two months ago.
> Hi all. This is now translatable at:
> Since gnome-app-install is the most easy way to install applications,
> now it's a great time to start translating the all too common English
> strings there into variety of languages.
> I'd especially note the gstreamer strings quite near the beginning.

Please keep in mind that the translation only affects the names and
descriptions shown in gnome-app-install and not the actual menu entries
of the installed packages.

AFAIK there is currently no infrastructure to include the translations
in the corresponding packages or send them upstream.



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