Re: how to add new language support to SliTaz

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> Hi Claudinei and others,

Hi Rohit,

> Do we have a wiki page on how to add a new language support to SliTaz?

Yes, we have a page for the internationalization project on labs:
http://labs.slitaz.org/wiki/i18n and Christophe made a notes wiki page
at http://labs.slitaz.org/wiki/i18n/Notes. We mainly follow these
notes to add gettext support to the SliTaz tools.

2010/4/2 Rohit Joshi <rj.rohit@xxxxxxxxx>:
> Hi Claudinei and others,
>
> As SliTaz 3.0 has full UTF-8 support, I am also interested in seeing
> some more Asian languages support (Hindi, indonesian etc) in SliTaz.
> Is someone interested?
> Do we have a wiki page on how to add a new language support to SliTaz?
>
> Since you guys are quite experienced in this, please help to document
> steps so that community can support some more languages.
>
> Here are some of the steps I think that need to be taken in SliTaz:
>
> === Slitaz Messages ===
> * Openbox: slitaz-configs-$VERSION/rootfs/etc/xdg/openbox/menu.${LOCALE}.xml
> * Slitaz Docs (Index.html): slitaz-doc-$VERSION/slitaz/index.${LOCALE}.html
> * Slitaz-tools: slitaz-tools-$VERSION/messages/$LOCALE
> * SliTaz Software Manuals (tazpkg tazlito tazusb tazwok): add
> $pkg.$LANGUAGE.html to each individual wok
>
>
> === Fonts ===
> * Create a fonts package
>  - add your language fonts to /usr/share/fonts
>  - if ${LOCALE}.conf, cp it /etc/fonts/conf.avail and \
>   ln -s /etc/fonts/conf.avail/${LOCALE}.conf /etc/fonts/conf.d
>  - fc-cache -v
>
>
> === Keyboard ===
> * Improve kbd-base package receipt or copy new Keymap file (if
> available) to  /usr/share/kmaps or /usr/share/kbd/keymaps
> * Change keyboard: tazkeymap or manually edit /etc/keymap.conf
>
> === Locales in Core Packages ===
> * Automatic addition of Locales if core pkgs translation is available upstream
>
> === Locales in Other Packages ===
> * Can be supported automatically but I feel its not supported yet
>
> Thanks,
>
> Rohit
>
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