Localization of standard dialogs

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05 Jan, 2018 10:26 PM

Dialogs like Open, Save and Print doesn't seem to be fully localized:
- top English
- middle German
- bottom English

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Chris (chtrusch... on 05 Jan, 2018 10:57 PM

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    Can you post a screenshot of the Open and Print dialogs?

  2. 2 Posted by polluks on 07 Jan, 2018 12:07 PM

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    I forgot to do it?

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Chris (chtrusch... on 07 Jan, 2018 01:51 PM

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    Ah, I see what you mean. I made an updated langpack installer that takes care of this problem. Can you see if it fixes it for you? (Note that the rest of your Mac OS X installation must be in German, too, for this to work.)

  4. 4 Posted by polluks on 07 Jan, 2018 07:53 PM

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    It works perfectly! :-)

  5. Support Staff 5 Posted by Chris (chtrusch... on 07 Jan, 2018 08:06 PM

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    Thanks for the feedback. You can watch further progress on this here (this problem potentially affects all languages we support):

  6. 6 Posted by polluks on 10 Jan, 2018 01:07 AM

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    Well, I still see 2016 in the dialog but grep says 2018!?

    $ pwd
    $ grep vorbehalten * -r
    browser/chrome/de/locale/browser/aboutDialog.dtd:<!ENTITY copyright.blurb "Copyright © 2010-2018 Mitwirkende an TenFourFox. Alle Rechte vorbehalten.">

  7. Support Staff 7 Posted by Chris (chtrusch... on 10 Jan, 2018 05:31 AM

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    Try restarting your Mac. Mac OS X tends to cache things and doesn't notice these minute changes. I've seen this many times over the years when making and testing the installers.

  8. 8 Posted by polluks on 10 Jan, 2018 01:21 PM

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    Indeed, this seems to be still cached somewhere, strange.
    Now it's fixed!

  9. polluks closed this discussion on 10 Nov, 2019 02:04 AM.

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