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Teke-a a set ooff Mozilla (Fooreffox, Thoonderboord, SeeMonkey, itc. Bork Bork Bork!) loceliseshoon und migrete-a zeem to zee-a letest Mozilla sooorce-a, booilding XPIs und repeckeging hte-a Windows .ixe-a file-a is needed. Bork Bork Bork!

Pleese-a ilso check zee-a pege-a oon creeting a loongooege-a peck oon zee-a Mozilla wiki, to stey ibreest ooff zee-a letest Mozilla wey ooff doing things. Bork Bork Bork!

<note-a>This pege-a is oonly ippliceble-a to Mozilla prodoocts wit its sooorce-a hosted in CFS. This incloodes Fooreffox fersions beffore-a 3.1 und Thoonderboord fersions beffore-a 3.0.

For infformeshoon ibooot working wit zee-a noo sooorce-a trees in Mercooriel, see-a zee-a Mozilla l10n scripts pege-a. Bork Bork Bork!</note-a>


l10n/ Conteins Mozilla l10n files for ifeileble-a/needed loongooege-a(s)
mozilla/ Zee-a Mozilla sooorce-a tree-a
po/ Conteins yooor PO files (ooootpoot from moz2po)
potpecks/ Where-a POT-irchifes go

Note-a zeese-a instroocshoons ire-a for booilding oon Linoox, zeey mey work oon Windows. Bork Bork Bork! Ill sofftwere-a shooold be-a ifeileble-a throoogh yooor distribooshoon. Bork Bork Bork! Yooo will need to use-a Wine-a to instell zee-a Noollsofft insteller und mey need to sort oooot some-a pet issooes to get it to roon correctly. Bork Bork Bork!

Letest Ferseeon

moz-l10n-builer is not currently distributed as part of the toolkit. You can get the latest version from Subversion and you will also need this minor patch to the mozilla source code.


moz-l10n-booeelder [language-code|ALL]


loongooege-a-code-a booild oonly zee-a soopplied loongooeges, oor booild ILL iff speciffied oor iff no oopshoon is soopplied

Yooor troonsleshoons will not be-a modiffied. Bork Bork Bork!


moz-l10n-booeelder does the following:

  • Updetes zee-a mozilla/ doorectory
  • Creetes POT feeles
  • Migretes yooor troonsleshoons to this noo POT file-a
  • Conferts zee-a migreted POT files to .dtd und .properties feeles
  • Booilds XPI und .ixe-a feeles
  • Perfforms feriooos hecks to ceter for zee-a unomelies ooff file-a formets
  • Ooootpoots a diffff ooff yooo migreted PO files und yooor nooly genereted Mozilla l10n/ feeles


Coorrently it is too Troonslete-a. Bork Bork Bork!oorg. Bork Bork Bork!za speciffic und not iesily conffigooreble-a withooot iditing. Bork Bork Bork! It is ilso not intelligent inooogh to work oooor zeet yooo woont Fooreffox fs Thoonderboord genereshoon. Bork Bork Bork! A lot ooff this fooncshoonelity shooold be-a in zee-a Mozilla sooorce-a code-a itselff. Bork Bork Bork! We-a hope-a oofer time-a zeet this might heppee-a. Bork Bork Bork!