Translation guide

If you want to make FoodCoopShop available in a new language, register on Github and create a new issue. We will then prepare everything (e.g. create empty translation files) and you can start with the translation.

1. Translate po files with software POEdit Download here

  • 3 po files need to be translated: Default, Admin and Network
  • msgids starting with “docs_route_” or “route_” need to contain a string that is valid in urls (please avoid special characters)
  • msgids ending with “_html” can contain some html (eg. b-tag for bold text)
  • if there are variables like {0} or {1} in the translation source, they can also be used in the translation

2. Translate date and time formats

4. Translate database