KConfig not reading translated entries

Albert Astals Cid aacid at kde.org
Thu Sep 27 21:06:14 BST 2007

A Dijous 27 Setembre 2007, Mauricio Piacentini va escriure:
>  >Just to complement, while the example that Albert posted uses
>  >setLocale() explicitally, the bug can also be reproduced without it.
> In >other words, unstranslated strings would be returned as well when
>  >KDE_LANG is set for example. Not sure if the patch attached covers
> this >case as well.
> After a whole morning of debugging and the patch committed earliear
> today, the case where the client application calls
> configobj->setLocale("x-test")
> works. However, if I do
> KDE_LANG=xtest testapp
> Then en_US is assumed to be the locale, and no translated test returns.
> I could not find a way to make .desktop files return translated entries
> that respect KDE_LANG.

Reason one, it should be KDE_LANG=x-test testapp
Reason two, there is no test.mo in $KDEDIR/share/locale/x-test/LC_MESSAGES/

Doing that makes it work here :-)


> Regards,
> Mauricio Piacentini

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