Bug 7562 - Investigate/merge help translation patch
Investigate/merge help translation patch
Status: RESOLVED WONTFIX
Product: OJS
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Help
2.4.2
All All
: P3 normal
Assigned To: James MacGregor
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Reported: 2012-06-12 08:33 PDT by Alec Smecher
Modified: 2013-01-08 15:59 PST (History)
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Comment 1 Alec Smecher 2012-08-09 10:06:46 PDT
Punting to 2.4.1, potentially; need to consider in line with our other help system plans.
Comment 2 Alec Smecher 2012-12-28 13:11:18 PST
James, I fear accepting this would be out of line with our longer-term help plans, correct?
Comment 3 James MacGregor 2013-01-08 15:59:01 PST
(In reply to comment #2)
> James, I fear accepting this would be out of line with our longer-term help
> plans, correct?

Hi Alec, I think it would in a number of ways. The help locale files are currently essentially unsupported and will hopefully be removed in favour of a better solution (see Bug 7678); and I would also be leery of potentially having translators translate a bunch of stuff that would shortly be made obsolete. I'm in favour of closing this in deference to Bug 7678 (which will include storing all help text in translatable locale files in locale/xx_XX/ and lib/pkp/locale/xx_XX/).