This section provide details for those who want to contributes to the development.



Minarca may be translated using .po files. This section describe briefly how to translate Minarca. It’s not a complete instruction set, it’s merely a reminder.

Extract the strings to be translated:

cd minarca-client
python extract_messages --output-file minarca_client/locales/messages.pot

Create a new translation:

cd minarca-client
python init_catalog --local fr --input-file minarca_client/locales/messages.pot --output-dir minarca_client/locales

Update an existing translation:

cd minarca-client
python update_catalog --local fr --input-file minarca_client/locales/messages.pot --output-dir minarca_client/locales

Compile catalog:

python compile_catalog --directory minarca_client/locales