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Are application names also to be translated ? 214:58, 18 July 2018
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Last edit: 05:59, 27 August 2018

Being realistic, even calling it a 22th century ware seems futuristic to me. DISCOVER is a complete basket case.

20:30, 26 August 2018

You have to come to terms with the fact that not everyone shares your opinions. You may not like Discover, but a lot of people do! If you don't like a particular piece of software then just don't use it. There is no place for name calling on UserBase, so please refrain from that in the future. The Talk page a just as public as anything else on UserBase. I have guided you to the community code of conduct. I urge you to read it.

04:53, 27 August 2018
 

Your edit doesn't really address the concerns of my previous comment. In future contributions please refrain from editorializing of any kind.

04:43, 28 August 2018
 

Are application names also to be translated ?

Hi all, Just as a reminder, do we keep the names of the applications in their original english form ? or do they follow normally the translation process as well ? . The wiki rule is we do not translate trade marks and product names. Here I see that Discover has been translated previously in french into 'Découvrir' (which is correct) but I m doubtful about what to do ... Thank you

06:55, 18 July 2018

The policy that I follow is to use the application name that users see. In Danish that always means the original name, whereas some widgets have their name translated to Danish, so I use the translated name on UB. This to me makes most sense.

As to existing French translations: If you think that the old translation is wrong just go ahead and correct it. If there are other active French translators on UB you might want to have a conversation about the policy.

07:46, 18 July 2018

ok it is a good idea. I consult french translator page which is page of good help -> https://fr.l10n.kde.org/

https://websvn.kde.org/*checkout*/trunk/l10n-support/fr/summit/messages/kde-workspace/plasma-discover.po shows:

trunk5 stable5 plasma5lts
discover/main.cpp:96 discover/qml/DiscoverWindow.qml:48
kde-format
msgid "Discover"
msgstr "Discover"

More of that danish as you said and ukrainian use 'Discover'; so will I do - it is consistent with .po file and there is no reason for french to be apart.

14:55, 18 July 2018
 
 

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