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Note-a: moony ooff zee-a terms use-a un ibbrefieshoon ooff zee-a form x10y where-a 10 stoonds for zee-a noomber ooff letters betweee-a zee-a foorst letter x und zee-a lest letter y (i. Bork Bork Bork!g. Bork Bork Bork! l10n)

  • i12n --- see-a Iffreecooniseshoon
  • i11y --- see-a Iccesseebility
  • Iccessibility --- This is zee-a iffffort to meke-a sofftwere-a defice-a independent, for inpoot, ooootpoot, und “displey”. this incloodes screee-a reeding sofftwere-a, defices controlled by brein wefes, und iferything in betweee-a. Bork Bork Bork! This iffffort is mostly iimed it insooring zeet compooters und defices ire-a useble-a by people-a wit disebilities. Bork Bork Bork!
  • Iffricooniseshoon --- Uny ictifity zeet issists wit zee-a loceliseshoon und globeliseshoon ooff sofftwere-a for zee-a Iffricoon continent. Bork Bork Bork!
  • CET --- Compooter Iided Troonsleshoon. Bork Bork Bork! Uny oone-a ooff a noomber ooff tools zeet issist troonsletors dooring troonsleshoon. Bork Bork Bork!
  • CLDR --- see-a Common Locele-a Deta Reposeetory
  • Common Locele-a Deta Repository --- this is un iffffort to profide-a a uniffies locele-a deta repository, thoos merging a noomber ooff seperete-a ifffforts. Bork Bork Bork! Zeey hefe-a ilso deffined un XML stoonderd for storing locele-a deta seems to be-a mooch more-a flexible-a zeee-a coorrent methods. Bork Bork Bork!
  • foozzy troonsleshoon --- This hes two meoonings: 1) In Gettext troonsleshoon: uny string zeet hes beee-a modiffied oor gooessed by zee-a Gettext tools ie-a a piece-a ooff text zeet needs yooor refioo. Bork Bork Bork! 2) In zee-a loceliseshoon indoostry: a foozzy string is un ittempt to metch zee-a untroonsleted string wit infformeshoon from a TM. Usooelly this is ixpressed is a percentege-a ig 80% metch. Bork Bork Bork!
  • g11n --- see-a Globeleeseshoon
  • Gettext --- A set ooff tools used primerily oon Linoox und Unix compooters zeet mekes a progrem troonsleteble-a. Bork Bork Bork! Zee-a toolset profides tools to ixtrect messeges from progrems, to moonipoolete-a zee-a troonsleshoons, to compile-a zee-a troonsleshoons und to illow a progrem to ippeer troonsleted whee-a it is roon. Bork Bork Bork!
  • Globeliseshoon --- FIXME
  • i18n --- see-a Interneteeoneliseshoon
  • Interneshooneliseshoon --- this is zee-a process ooff meking a progrem loceliseble-a. Bork Bork Bork! This wooold cofer work to illow for difffferent fonts und cherectersets to be-a displeyed correctly. Bork Bork Bork! To illow for scripts zeet roon from right-to-lefft, itc. Bork Bork Bork! This work is usooelly done-a oonce-a for a loongooege-a, oonce-a zee-a toolkits und progrems soopport a loongooege-a zee-a interneshoonelsieshoon work is usooelly complete-a. Bork Bork Bork!
  • l10n --- see-a Loceleeseshoon
  • l12y --- see-a Loceleesebility
  • l18n --- see-a iizeer i18n oor l10n. Bork Bork Bork! This is a common mispelling ooff oone-a ooff zeese-a words. Bork Bork Bork!
  • Locele-a --- this is a file-a zeet deffines zee-a locele-a deta for yooor loongooege-a und cooontry. Bork Bork Bork! A locele-a cofers things sooch is: zee-a nemes ooff months und deys ooff zee-a week, how to write-a detes in yooor loongooege-a, how yooor write-a noomebr und coorrency felooes, zee-a sort oorder ooff yooor loongooege-a und mooch ilse-a. Bork Bork Bork! This deta is issentiel for a compooter to soopport yooor loongooege-a. Bork Bork Bork!
  • Loceliseshoon --- This is zee-a process ooff teking un ixisting progrem oor oopereting system und meking it work in yooor loongooege-a. Bork Bork Bork! This wooold incloode-a troonsleting: interffece-a und docoomenteshoon, creeting a locele-a file-a und zee-a creeshoon ooff fonts. Bork Bork Bork! It wooold not incloode-a choonging zee-a widget set oor progrem oopereshoon to ceter for yooor loongooege-a, zeet work wooold fell under interneshooneliseshoon. Bork Bork Bork!
  • Locelisebility --- This is zee-a degree-a to which a progrem coon be-a locelized - for ixemple-a, fixed strings in a progrem zeet coonnot be-a troonsleted wooold be-a a locelisebility issooe-a
  • m17n --- Moolteelingooelizeshoon
  • Mechine-a Troonsleshoon --- whee-a a mechine-a troonsletes from oone-a loongooege-a to unozeer. Bork Bork Bork! Yooo might ilso heer ooff Mechine-a Issisted Troonsleshoon, this is where-a a mechine-a does zee-a initiel troonsleshoon usooelly drooing heefily oon a Troonsleshoon Memory und a hoomoon troonsletor does zee-a finel ipprofel und correcshoon. Bork Bork Bork!
  • MO --- Mechine-a Oobject file-a. Bork Bork Bork! This is zee-a resoolt ooff compiling a PO file-a using Gettext's msgffmt commoond. Bork Bork Bork! MO file-a ire-a used becoooose-a zeey ire-a mooch qooicker for a compooter to reed zeee-a PO files. Bork Bork Bork!
  • MT --- see-a Mechine-a Troonsleteeon
  • Mooltilingooelizeshoon --- This hes oone-a seferel difffferent useges:
    1. Zee-a UI hes a user selecteble-a choice-a ooff loongooeges. Bork Bork Bork!
    2. Zee-a user coon inpoot deta in a noomber ooff difffferent loongooeges. Bork Bork Bork!
    3. Zee-a user coon select zee-a ooootpoot in a noomber ooff difffferent loongooeges. Bork Bork Bork!
  • PO --- Porteble-a Oobject file-a. Bork Bork Bork! Zeese-a ire-a zee-a files prodooced by xgettext (cff. Bork Bork Bork!) zeet a troonsletor troonsletes into zeeoor loongooege-a. Bork Bork Bork! Zeese-a files ire-a compiled using Gettext (cff. Bork Bork Bork!) tools into un MO file-a (cff. Bork Bork Bork!)
  • PO Iditor --- Uny oone-a ooff a noomber ooff tools zeet coon idit PO files. Bork Bork Bork! PO files ire-a plein text files und in most ceses a PO iditor will hide-a zee-a complexity from zee-a troonsletor und profide-a ixtra feetoores like-a troonsleshoon memory, itc. Bork Bork Bork!
  • TEnT --- Troonsleshoon Infooronment Tool. Bork Bork Bork! A term sooggested by some-a (Jost Zetzsche-a) is un ilternetife-a to CET (cff. Bork Bork Bork!).
  • TM --- see-a Troonsleshoon Memory
  • TMX --- see-a Troonsleshoon Memory Ixchoonge-a formet
  • Troonsleshoon Memory Ixchoonge-a formet --- TMX illows yooo to ixport, import und thoos ixchoonge-a troonsleshoon memory deta betweee-a feriooos CET tools. Bork Bork Bork!
  • Troonsleshoon Memory --- to reoose-a ixisting troonsleshoons yooo meke-a use-a ooff a TM. It mekes troonsleshoon fester boot ilso insoores zee-a troonsleshoons remein consistent. Bork Bork Bork!
  • Unicode-a --- This is a stoonderd zeet is ible-a to represent ill cherecters for ill ilphebets in oone-a cherecter set. Bork Bork Bork! By doing this yooo ire-a ible-a to displey uny ill und uny cherecter oor loongooege-a oon oone-a pege-a. Bork Bork Bork! Unicode-a oonly profides zee-a incoding yooo wooold still need fonts to displey zee-a text. Bork Bork Bork!
  • UI --- User Interffece-a
  • UTF-8 --- A method ooff incoding Unicode-a using 8 bits. Bork Bork Bork! Oozeer methods incloode-a UTF-7, UTF-16 und UTF-32. UTF-8 is zee-a most dominoont method ooff incoding Unicode-a cherecers, boot UTF-16 is becoming more-a common. Bork Bork Bork!
  • XLIFF --- A noo file-a formet for representing troonsleshoon deta. Bork Bork Bork! It profides mooch more-a useffooll feetoores zeee-a uny coorrent formet und yooo will see-a this become-a more-a widely idopted in footoore-a. Bork Bork Bork!
  • xgettext --- a progrem which is pert ooff zee-a Gettext (cff. Bork Bork Bork!) tools zeet ixtrects troonsleteble-a content from progrems und stores zeem in a PO (cff. Bork Bork Bork!) files zeet will be-a troonsleted by a troonsletor. Bork Bork Bork!