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Closed 4 months ago

#13026 closed defect (fixed)

French translation of localization tab has inappropriate joke

Reported by: crucuny@… Owned by: Ryan J Ollos
Priority: normal Milestone: translations
Component: i18n Version:
Severity: normal Keywords: l10n french
Cc: Christian Boos
Release Notes:

Fixed inappropriate field label in French translation.

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Description

The label for the "date format" option, in the localization tab, for the French language, is deliberately worded to evoke a famous dirty joke ("choix dans la date", a famous spoonerism). A better and less crass wording would be something of the form "format des dates".

(Additionally, there is no translation for the "time format" label; this one is harder to translate: "format de l'heure" perhaps?)

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Changed 6 months ago by crucuny@…

Attachment: trac_choix_date.jpg added

comment:1 Changed 6 months ago by anonymous

Component: generali18n

comment:2 Changed 6 months ago by Jun Omae

Cc: Christian Boos added
Keywords: l10n french added
Milestone: translations

comment:3 Changed 6 months ago by vincent@…

French user here. "Format de date" and "Format horaire" sound better.

But I laughed at this translation :D

comment:4 Changed 6 months ago by Ryan J Ollos

Milestone: translations1.0.17
Owner: set to Ryan J Ollos
Release Notes: modified (diff)
Status: newassigned

I'll pull latest translations from Transifex. It would be good to check if it's been fixed on Transifex.

comment:5 Changed 6 months ago by Christian Boos

Damn, I got caught. Guilty as charged ;-)

comment:6 Changed 4 months ago by Ryan J Ollos

Milestone: 1.0.17translations
Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

I changed to use Format de date on Transifex. I pulled the latest catalogs for 1.0-stable in r16698, r16699; for trunk in r16702, r16703. Please let me know if you spot any issues.

If someone would like to further update the catalogs on Transifex I could pull the translations again for any of the upcoming releases.

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