Time zone translations (TIMEZONES file)

Anne-Marie Mahfouf annemarie.mahfouf at free.fr
Sun Dec 7 13:45:18 GMT 2008


Hi David and Chusslove,

Thanks a lot for fixing this!

Anne-Marie

On samedi 06 d├ęcembre 2008 18:37:26 David Jarvie wrote:
> Anne-Marie has raised an issue with the lack of translations of time zone
> comments (displayed by KTimeZoneWidget - right click on the clock applet to
> see it). Time zone names (continent and location) are translated via the
> kdebase/runtime/kcontrol/locale/TIMEZONES file, but this file doesn't
> include the time zone comments from zone.tab, and the widget therefore
> shows them untranslated.
>
> Judging by the small number of updates to the TIMEZONES file over the
> years, it looks as if it must be manually generated somebody notices that
> zone.tab has changed.
>
> Can one of the updaters say, how is it generated? And is there any reason
> not to include comment fields in it? It seems to me that it would be a good
> idea to include a little README in SVN to say how this is done, and listing
> or pointing to a script to generate it.

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