Translate Toolkit & Pootle

Tools to help you make your software local

User Tools


In our products we use several dependencies. We need to keep track of our dependencies, their versions that we support/need, and the same information about their dependencies.

Currently we aim to support Python 2.4 and up, and might still do that for a while. Pootle and Virtaal depend on the Translate Toolkit, but we don't need to artificially ensure backwards compatibility, since anyone installing Pootle or Virtaal from outside their repositories, are likely to be willing to install the Toolkit as well. Our packagers tend to update these things together for the case of official distribution packages.

You might want to check the versions available in common distributions:

More information might be available for Pootle, Virtaal and in the README files for each project. Take special note of the bundled Javascript files in Pootle, and bundled Python libraries in the Toolkit (misc/).

Release dates of dependencies

Sometimes it isn't trivial to find out when a certain package or distro was released, but Wikipedia articles are very useful: