Issue 88934 - "Welcome to" should not be isolated for translation.
Summary: "Welcome to" should not be isolated for translation.
Alias: None
Product: Internationalization
Classification: Code
Component: ui (show other issues)
Version: BEA300m2
Hardware: All All
: P3 Trivial (vote)
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Assignee: AOO issues mailing list
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Reported: 2008-05-02 08:23 UTC by naoyuki
Modified: 2013-08-07 14:59 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Issue Type: DEFECT
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Description naoyuki 2008-05-02 08:23:15 UTC
Welcome screen (3.0 new) has the phrase "Welcomd to".  
Currently, translation target is just "Welcome to"(keyid 474437) and it's always
prior to
This is not always safe considering localization.
For example, Japanese natural phrase for it is " へようこそ", so 
the translation target string should be "Welcome to %PRODUCTNAME".
Then we can translate that phrase correctly as "%PRODUCTNAME へようこそ".
I just changed Japanese translation to "ようこそ" from "へようこそ" tentatively,
but it's not
real fix for this problem.

Stefan, please assign this to appropriate engineer.
Comment 1 stefan.baltzer 2008-06-09 13:08:46 UTC
SBA->FL: Please proceed. And take into account when similar strings occur in the
Comment 2 frank.loehmann 2008-06-09 15:11:36 UTC
Hmm, in the past we had a comment field for the translators. If this is not
possible anymore, the tooling should be able to show the context of a string,
because this situation we are in here could happen in any dialog with section