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Re: Emacs i18n

From: Jean-Christophe Helary
Subject: Re: Emacs i18n
Date: Sun, 18 Jul 2021 11:26:59 +0900

> On Jul 18, 2021, at 7:55, Alexandre Garreau <> wrote:
> Le dimanche 18 juillet 2021, 00:06:03 CEST Jean-Christophe Helary a écrit 
> :
>>> On Jul 18, 2021, at 5:57, Emanuel Berg via Users list for the GNU
>>> Emacs text editor <> wrote:> 
>>> Alexandre Garreau wrote:
>>>> Translating emacs would require to translate many
>>>> identifiers, it would actually amount to translate
>>>> a programming language
>>> I don't think anyone suggests doing that, I think what can be
>>> translated is *the interface*, so for example in the menu
>>> "Quit" or "Exit" or whatever it says (I'm not a menu user)
>>> _that_ would be translated.
>> Along with the help and the other user-facing strings (for ex, some
>> strings in package.el)
>> Doing the UI only is not useful. The UI and the help would be
>> tremendously useful.
> For me, a great deal of emacs UI are command + docstring, and I bet a 
> great deal of menu comes from command and variable names…
> But that makes me think that something really useful would be translating 
> the manual, especially the less changing parts u.u

Bienvenu au club.

Jean-Christophe Helary @brandelune

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