Internationalisation

Ubuntu Internationalization Guide

This document tries to outline:

  • How Ubuntu deals with translations (and i18n in general) from a developer's perspective
  • Which tools are interesting for developers to make sure that translations and i18n work fine

Getting Started

General information

General information on the tools and processes related to the internationalization of Ubuntu

Coding

Information on writing or modifying internationalized applications for Ubuntu

Packaging

Information on packaging internationalized packages for Ubuntu

Documentation

Information on how to adapt the build system to include internationalization support

Build system

Information on how to adapt the build system to include internationalization support

Translation process

General overview of the Ubuntu translation process, from the translators' point of view

Launchpad

Information related to Launchpad and internationalization, including best practices on how to handle translations of hosted projects

Recipes

Recipes on how to perform common tasks related to internationalization


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UbuntuDevelopment/Internationalisation (last edited 2010-08-18 14:21:17 by dpm)