Making the user manual

Ralf Nolden rnolden at
Sun Feb 20 12:04:51 UTC 2000

Ralf Funken wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm working on the german translation for the tutorial index.sgml. Usually I
> use Webmaker for this purpose but Ralf Nolden told me kdevelop was fine for
> this (of course it is :-) ) so I decided to give it a try. Now here's the
> problem with it:
> I need to say ksgml2html index.sgml de to have the german translations for
> next, previous and top but the make user doc dialog won't let me choose the
> language. I think this should be built into the dialog, what do you think.
> Sorry I can't do that myself because I'm just beginning to have a look at
> KDE/Qt programming and I don't want to mess around in the code.
Of course, I´m wirting only the english manual, so I didn´t miss
anything until now ;-)
If anyone wants to do it, take care for the language option of
ksgml2html. They may differ from the shortcuts that KDE uses. To
implement it, use the AddTranslationDlg or how it is called (the dialog
to add a language to a project) and merge the widgets together in the


PS: Ralf, I may add another chapter to the tutorial at the end to
implement cut, copy, paste with QClipboard and the selector, got it to
work. And I have an error in the tutorial with repaintContents() working
on the visible area but not on the area invisible when the scrollbars
are top and left after you move the contents to the right bottom corner,
so I had to change the repaintContents() parameters. I will update this
this afternoon and you have to merge that where the code is copied to
the tutorial as well.

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