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Can someone post the strings_template.pot file? I don't own the game but I want to translate it to my language.

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11 minutes ago, Gsom said:

Can someone post the strings_template.pot file? I don't own the game but I want to translate it to my language.

Here you go! :D

strings_template.pot

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Iam currently working on a Dutch translation, i will post it on here when im done! 8]

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Hey @Cheerio, I have a question. Should we translate the stuff inside "{}" or do we leave those? Will the code still work right if we translate those?

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Don't translate those. They will get replaced by the game.

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Just now, Cheerio said:

Don't translate those. They will get replaced by the game.

Thanks :)

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Working on a spanish (latinamerican) translation!

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Any Russian translators?
Есть переводчики на русский?

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23 minutes ago, Cheerio said:

Don't translate those. They will get replaced by the game.

But does this mean there will be English words in a translated line?
If that was the case, it would create some problems, such as word order.
e.g from the Italian translation I'm working on:

(Line 59)

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#. STRINGS.BUILDING.STATUSITEMS.BROKEN.TOOLTIP
msgctxt "STRINGS.BUILDING.STATUSITEMS.BROKEN.TOOLTIP"
msgid "This building was broken by a <style=\"stress\">Stressed</style> Duplicant\n\nIt must be repaired"
msgstr "Questa costruzione è stata distrutta da un Duplicante <style=\"stress\">Stressed</style> Duplicant\n\n"

 

Edited by AcidSeth
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Started translation on Russian, if anyone want to help  - welcome (pm me in Steam), we can do this together - will be faster :p

Edited by O.n.y
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2 minutes ago, AcidSeth said:

But does this mean there will be English words in a translated line?
If that was the case, it would create some problems, such as word order.
e.g from the Italian translation I'm working on:

(Line 59)

 

No, you can edit those, the ones you can't edit are variables, like {FlowRate}, that one will be replaced with numbers, but the html code in that one is formatting

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3 minutes ago, AcidSeth said:

But does this mean there will be English words in a translated line?
If that was the case, it would create some problems, such as word order.
e.g from the Italian translation I'm working on:

You can edit the words inside the "><", then you can get rid of the stuff after it if need be, it's what I did for mine.

Screenshot_4.png

Edited by ImDaMisterL
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1 minute ago, AcidSeth said:

But does this mean there will be English words in a translated line?
If that was the case, it would create some problems, such as word order.
e.g from the Italian translation I'm working on:

(Line 59)

 

You can change this: 

msgid "This building was broken by a <style=\"stress\">Stressed</style> Duplicant\n\nIt must be repaired"
msgstr "Questa costruzione è stata distrutta da un Duplicante <style=\"stress\">Stressed</style> Duplicant\n\n"

                                                                                                                              ^^^^^^^^             ^^^^^^^^                  

but you cant change these:

msgid "This building was broken by a <style=\"stress\">Stressed</style> Duplicant\n\nIt must be repaired"
msgstr "Questa costruzione è stata distrutta da un Duplicante <style=\"stress\">Stressed</style> Duplicant\n\n"

                                                                                                                ^^^^^                               

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In the case of words surrounded by "{}", the entire word including the braces gets replaced by the game. So "Delivering resources to {Target}" gets replaced with "Delivering resources to Microbe Musher". So you shouldn't change the word "Target" because the game looks for that word and replaces it.

 

In the case of words surrounded by "<>" html tags such as "This Duplicant is working in a dangerously low <style=\"oxygen\">Oxygen</style> area", you should translate the word "Oxygen" but not the "<style=\"oxygen\">" because the style tells the game what font/color to use.

 

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Thanks for clearing it up, I thought so but I didn't want to start translating with those doubts!

If anyone wants to help with the Italian translation, EDIT HERE (GitHub) or let me know.

Italian translation at 10%

Edited by AcidSeth
I'll keep updating the progress in this post.

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Just now, YongJung said:

О, вы тоже переводом решили заняться? Много там переводить? Не смотрела ещё.

Да, порядочно, поэтому я завела гит. Если хотите помогать переводить тоже, надо будет договориться, кто какую часть делает, чтобы не переводить 2 раза одно и тоже. Напишите мне в стиме :)

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1 minute ago, O.n.y said:

Да, порядочно, поэтому я завела гит. Если хотите помогать переводить тоже, надо будет договориться, кто какую часть делает, чтобы не переводить 2 раза одно и тоже. Напишите мне в стиме :)

И как мне вас найти?)

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1 hour ago, Wesselgame said:

Iam currently working on a Dutch translation, i will post it on here when im done! 8]

Iam gonna go further tommorow cuz i gotta go now 8] currently at line 577 :D

Edited by Wesselgame
lel i mistyped "gonna" xD fixed now
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