An helper plugin that exposes supported languages for the iOS app for the App Store (iTunes)
JavaScript
Switch branches/tags
Nothing to show
Clone or download
Latest commit 32fd127 Jan 19, 2018
Permalink
Failed to load latest commit information.
scripts Release 1.0.6 Jan 19, 2018
.gitignore going open Feb 15, 2017
LICENSE Create LICENSE Jan 19, 2018
README.md docs(): add supported language codes Jan 19, 2018
package.json Release 1.0.6 Jan 19, 2018
plugin.xml Release 1.0.6 Jan 19, 2018

README.md

Supported languages iOS Apache Cordova

Cordova / PhoneGap Plugin that exposes supported languages to the App Store (iTunes).

On iOS, Cordova declares (just) english as supported language. Since most of the i18n solutions that developers use for their translation/internazionalizations support are javascript based there is no way to say to app store that anoter language is also supported. You need to explicitly declare those languages within the info.plist file.

Since I'm lazy I prefer letting a plugin do this job (avoiding the need to re-edit the file everytime I do a fresh build from the cordova cli). Hope you find it useful as well.

Install

Latest published version on npm (with Cordova CLI >= 5.0.0)

cordova plugin add cordova-plugin-ios-localized-strings --variable MAIN_LANGUAGE=English --variable ADDITIONAL_LANGUAGES=it,fr,de

Latest version from GitHub

cordova plugin add https://github.com/enricodeleo/cordova-plugin-ios-localized-strings.git --variable MAIN_LANGUAGE=English --variable ADDITIONAL_LANGUAGES=it,fr,de

Language Codes

The following language codes are valid options for the ADDITIONAL_LANGUAGES variables

  • no
  • en-US
  • en-CA
  • fi
  • ru
  • zh-Hans
  • nl-NL
  • zh-Hant
  • en-AU
  • id
  • de-DE
  • sv
  • ko
  • ms
  • pt-BR
  • el
  • es-ES
  • it
  • fr-CA
  • es-MX
  • pt-PT
  • vi
  • th
  • ja
  • fr-FR
  • da
  • tr
  • en-GB

Platforms

Applies to iOS only.

Bonus

For ionic/angular v1.x based projects I really like gabegorelick/gulp-angular-gettext.

License

MIT License