[Etoys] [Localization] eToys strings that look like literals
bert at freudenbergs.de
Fri Feb 20 09:02:09 EST 2009
On 20.02.2009, at 14:50, Korakurider wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 9:38 PM, Clytie Siddall <clytie at riverland.net.au
> > wrote:
>> Hi everyone :)
>> I'm a bit uneasy about strings like these in eToys:
>> There is no contextual info, and they really don't look like
>> translatable text to me.
> Actually these are name of events that are triggered by some Widget.
> (We have been trying to un-camel case, but we are failing here....)
> If you have Etoys environment to play with, try this:
> 1. drag "Connector Arrow" from "Connector" category of
> ObjectCatalog to desktop
> 2. open viewer for the arrow, drag any tile to desktop and
> create scriptor
> 3. press "normal" button , then menu titled "when this script
> run" is showed.
> available events for the widget are listed in the menu.
> And you could see those events like
> "attachmentOwnerChanged" in "more..."
>> Are we supposed to translate them? And if so, do we have to leave
>> spaces out of the translation? (This looks awful in my language,
>> because of all the combined diacritics: Vietnamese needs very clear
> Though event name is spelled in CameCase without spacing, you
> are free how to spell translation :-)
In fact we encourage to not use camelCase.
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