Re: Translations lost on upgrade to KDE4
On Tue, Jun 02, 2009 at 08:22:36AM +0200, Patrice Pillot wrote:
> Since I upgraded my squeeze laptop to KDE4 last week, the remaining KDE3
> applications (e.g. kspread, ...) lost all of the translated strings that
> they took off from /usr/share/locale/XX/LC_MESSAGES/kdelibs.mo and
> similar generic kde3 .mo files (kio.mo, ...) since those file has been
> replaced by kde4 avatars of them. This concerns default menu titles for
> very common menus ("&File", ...)
> I can see two workarounds but I ain't got time to try them at the moment
> to evaluate the "less worse":
> - do some symlinks in locale files,
> - fetch old kde-i18n-XX from lenny boxes and reinstall them in my
> squeeze laptop.
> If maintainers think that would deserve a bug report I'll fill it tonight.
> TIA for any piece of advice,