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add translations strings for python plugins automatically.
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git-svn-id: c8812cc2-4d05-0410-92ff-de0c093fc19c
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jef committed Apr 23, 2009
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use XML::Simple;
use Data::Dumper;

die "usage: $0 source.ts dest.cpp\n" unless @ARGV==2 && -f $ARGV[0];

my $xml = XMLin($ARGV[0], ForceArray=>1);

open F, ">$ARGV[1]";

print F <<EOF;
This is NOT a proper c++ source code. This file is only designed to be caught
by qmake and included in lupdate. It contains all translateable strings collected
by pylupdate4.

die "context expected" unless exists $xml->{context};

foreach my $context ( @{ $xml->{context} } ) {
print F "\n// context: $context->{name}->[0]\n\n";

foreach my $message ( @{ $context->{message} } ) {
$message->{source}->[0] =~ s/"/\\"/g;
$message->{source}->[0] =~ s/\n/\\n/g;

print F "translate( \"$context->{name}->[0]\", \"$message->{source}->[0]\");\n";

close F;
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# Update the translation files with strings used in QGIS
# 1. create a clean Qt .pro file for the project
# 2. run lupdate using the .pro file from step 1
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echo Creating qt_ts.tar
tar -cvf i18n/qt_ts.tar i18n/qt_*.ts
rm i18n/qt_*.ts
echo Updating python plugin translations
for i in python/plugins/*/.; do
cd $i
pylupdate4 $(find . -name "*.py") -ts i18n.ts
perl $P/scripts/ i18n.ts i18n.cpp
rm i18n.ts
cd ../../..
echo Creating qmake project file
qmake -project -o
echo Updating translation files
lupdate -verbose
echo Removing temporary python plugin translation files
rm python/plugins/*/i18n.cpp
echo Removing qmake project file
echo Unpacking qt_ts.tar
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