Difference between revisions of "Thread:Support/Deleting unused strings from translated language files/reply (2)"

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* ''removed unused strings'' ==> From your reply, I understand is that by deleting the string myself, I'm only anticipating on what translatewiki.net would do anyway, so that should not cause any issue. Is that right ?
 
* ''removed unused strings'' ==> From your reply, I understand is that by deleting the string myself, I'm only anticipating on what translatewiki.net would do anyway, so that should not cause any issue. Is that right ?
 
* ''[https://github.com/mantisbt/mantisbt/pull/1564/commits/493d34e7e9bdd5869152238259ed89e3e26a7ff7 moving strings around in the file] (without changing anything)'' ==> I assume this has no impact, can you confirm ? (note, this was done to have consistent ordering of strings across all language files)
 
* ''[https://github.com/mantisbt/mantisbt/pull/1564/commits/493d34e7e9bdd5869152238259ed89e3e26a7ff7 moving strings around in the file] (without changing anything)'' ==> I assume this has no impact, can you confirm ? (note, this was done to have consistent ordering of strings across all language files)
* ''[https://github.com/mantisbt/mantisbt/pull/1564/commits/0296fd0f782e7fa258e323471890fba4f1ca33f0 renaming a language string]'' (i.e. not the translation itself, but the string's identifier) ==> this is the one I'm really not sure about.
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* ''[https://github.com/mantisbt/mantisbt/pull/1564/commits/0296fd0f782e7fa258e323471890fba4f1ca33f0 renaming a language string]'' (i.e. not the translation itself, but the string's identifier) ==> this is the one I'm really not sure about. I would think yes based on what the [https://translatewiki.net/wiki/FAQ#Is_it_possible_to_rename_message_keys? FAQ] says, but since it also mentions informing the staff...

Latest revision as of 07:33, 3 October 2019

Thanks for your reply.

Please note that the actual translations have not been modified at all. Changes to foreign language files are :

  • removed unused strings ==> From your reply, I understand is that by deleting the string myself, I'm only anticipating on what translatewiki.net would do anyway, so that should not cause any issue. Is that right ?
  • moving strings around in the file (without changing anything) ==> I assume this has no impact, can you confirm ? (note, this was done to have consistent ordering of strings across all language files)
  • renaming a language string (i.e. not the translation itself, but the string's identifier) ==> this is the one I'm really not sure about. I would think yes based on what the FAQ says, but since it also mentions informing the staff...