[mythtv-users] REQUEST: Would you like to help translate MythTV v32 into your language?

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Sun Feb 13 02:57:29 UTC 2022

On Sat, 12 Feb 2022 at 23:09, Nick Morrott <knowledgejunkie at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, 12 Feb 2022 at 21:14, Klaas de Waal <klaas.de.waal at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > On Fri, 4 Feb 2022 at 07:59, Nick Morrott <knowledgejunkie at gmail.com> wrote:
> >>
> >> If you're not already aware, the latest version of MythTV, v32, is due
> >> for release at the end of March. With about 8 weeks until the release,
> >> it is now time to start updating translations across our many
> >> supported languages.
> >>
> > Hi Nick,
> >
> > I'm working on the Dutch translation and it is almost done now.
> > However, I cannot find the strings for the new feature introduced in Github issue #331 that has progress indicators for both recording and watching. I think I translated all occurrences of "watched" and "recorded" that I could find in the Qt linguist app but it is of course possible I did miss one.
> > The strings are defined in file recordings-ui.xml of theme mythcenter-wide, lines 485 and 500.
> > Do you have any idea what could be the issue here?
> It's my fault.
> The various themestrings.h files were not updated (using the
> themestringstool) when a theme(s) introduced new strings. This means
> that the new strings are not picked up by lupdate when scanning source
> files.
> To update locally, you can build the tool in its directory
> "themestringstool" in the root of the mythtv repository by running
> `make`, run the `run.sh` wrapper script, and it should update the
> various themestring.h files in place with any new strings found.
> Then, running lupdate for mythtv or one of the plugins will include
> the new strings in the TS files, which can then be translated.
> I'll refresh the master and fixes/32 TS files later. Having just
> carried out a test run I can see new strings for mythfrontend and
> mythmusic.

themestrings.h files updated in master and in fixes/32.

Please pull in the latest changes (rebasing if necessary) and run:

$ lupdate -locations absolute translate.pro

for MythTV core and MythMusic to insert the new strings into your TS files.


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