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2.4. Adding New po File

Go to your language page such as https://translate.fedoraproject.org/languages/l/ja/, and select a target release. The interface will redirect you to a page for that release, such as https://translate.fedoraproject.org/languages/l/ja/collection/c/fedora/r/fedora-13/.
The Fedora's Transifex screen for Vietnamese language is used as an example. The page lists all projects of particular release software packages and documentation along with stats and options.
Scroll down to the bottom, the section called Untranslated Components can be found if any of particular project(s) has been untranslated and no po file created ever for this language.
The Fedora's Transifex screen for Vietnamese language is used as an example. The screenshot displays the part of Untranslated Components.
  1. To add new po, click the component to add in Untranslated Components section. It brings up the page of that project's component.
    ABRT project master page, showing Translation Files section where pot file is available.
  2. Under Translation Files section, there is the source file. Using down-arrow icon to download the pot file. Change the pot file to po file for your language translation.
    mv ~/myproject/abrt.pot abrt.po
    lokalize abrt.po
    msgfmt -cvo /dev/null abrt.po
  3. Once you finish the translation, click on the Add a new translation button at that project's component page, expanding Add a translation file pane.
    ABRT project master page, showing Add a translation file pane.
  4. Click Browse button of Local file: * to locate your translated po file. In the field of or enter it here:, type your new file name comforming with the structure instructed (e.g. po/vi.po). Enter the approriate message, and then click Send button to submit.