(This is a copy of an e-mail I sent to the "Stellarium Translation Team" in
Launchpad yesterday. I'm
posting it here for the translators who are monitoring this forum.)
Hello to all.
Revision 4760 added a new feature of Stellarium - a graphical
interface for installing additional landscapes from ZIP files. This
adds 20 new strings to the "stellarium" template.
Most probably a test build for Windows with the new feature will
appear in the usual place ( http://launchpad.net/stellarium/+download
) in a few days. Meanwhile, you can have a look at the following
screenshots to see where the different strings appear: (I've censored
some file paths.)
Don't hesitate to ask for clarification if I've missed something.
Arabic translation is ready, waiting for the test build to see how it appear.
The problem with RTL languages is the mix up between Arabic characters,
western characters and neutral characters like percent sign slashes dash and
punctuation. In previous translations, I had to force the direction by
inserting LEFT-TO-RIGHT MARK hex (e2 80 8e) or RIGHT-TO-LEFT MARK hex(e2 80
8f) so that strings containing Arabic, punctuation like colons and English is
This cannot be done in Lauchpad but I had to work with the .po file and upload