[fpc-pascal] html and chm help (lcl, fcl) translation in other languages ?

Andreas Frieß friess at gmx.at
Mon Jan 5 20:53:37 CET 2009

I know, that this this is not a theme yet. But for a lot of people it is 
interesting to have help in their foreign language.

When i have more knowledge about the process of generating and using the 
helpsystem in fpc way of working, i will use a seperate directory and 
changed nameschema.

THX for your help

Felipe Monteiro de Carvalho schrieb:
> I think you can work on that even if there isn't yet a decision about
> your question. If it turns out to be different from what you made,
> just rename the files.
> I would suggest a new directory. Too many files in the same directory
> make it hard to find things.

> Andreas Frieß schrieb:
>> when i search for the lazarus help system with html and the comming 
>> chm, i didn't find information about the creating this, for other 
>> languages.
>> It is not clear for me, how to handle this. The study of the 
>> structure of the svn and the search inside of the wiki and the docs 
>> didn't make it clear for me
>> 1st Question:
>> Should this handled by extension of the xml-files like
>> English: actnlist.xml
>> German: actnlist.de.xml
>> or creating a new 'docs-de' (beside the current 'docs')path ?
>> i found only, fpdoc should be able to handle some languages by using 
>> an comandlineoption.
>> 2nd Question:
>> Are there more information about this theme available, or a 
>> designguide? (I know the source of the fcl/lcl documentaion)
>> It is interesting for me, because i will spend time in documentation 
>> (in german for germans) for the project. I see with the LazInfos (in 
>> German only) the people want documentation in their native language.
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