Bug 18648 - Poppler is not localizable
Summary: Poppler is not localizable
Alias: None
Product: poppler
Classification: Unclassified
Component: glib frontend (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Other All
: medium normal
Assignee: poppler-bugs
QA Contact:
Keywords: l10n
Depends on:
Reported: 2008-11-21 01:55 UTC by Gabor Kelemen
Modified: 2018-08-21 11:04 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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2008-11-21 01:55 UTC, Gabor Kelemen

Description Gabor Kelemen 2008-11-21 01:55:13 UTC
Created attachment 20488 [details]
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Evince shows untranslated error messages, coming from poppler, so I think it's time to add localization support to poppler. Or to ask every software author using poppler to not to show any "low-level" error messages :).
Comment 1 Pino Toscano 2014-07-06 10:21:58 UTC
On the other hand, evince is basically taking the error string from poppler, while it could provide own strings for the various error types.
This way, it could also show more friendly/etc error messages to the user, instead of the "possibly technical" poppler ones.
Comment 2 GitLab Migration User 2018-08-21 11:04:36 UTC
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