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Clarified that makemessages -l takes a locale name, not a language code.

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Mitch Davis authored timgraham committed
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  1. +3 −4 docs/topics/i18n/translation.txt
7 docs/topics/i18n/translation.txt
@@ -1257,10 +1257,9 @@ To create or update a message file, run this command::
django-admin makemessages -l de
-...where ``de`` is the language code for the message file you want to create.
-The language code, in this case, is in :term:`locale format<locale name>`. For
-example, it's ``pt_BR`` for Brazilian Portuguese and ``de_AT`` for Austrian
+...where ``de`` is the :term:`locale name` for the message file you want to
+create. For example, ``pt_BR`` for Brazilian Portuguese, ``de_AT`` for Austrian
+German or ``id`` for Indonesian.
The script should be run from one of two places:
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