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Old 30th October 2006, 20:45
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Originally Posted by falko
Nice guide. I think we can refer to this if anyone else is asking for translation guidelines.

We'll check if/how this can be done.
just an idea...:

in osCommerce they put this lines in some english.php file located under /languages:

// look in your $PATH_LOCALE/locale directory for available locales..
// on RedHat6.0 I used 'en_US'
// on FreeBSD 4.0 I use 'en_US.ISO_8859-1'
// this may not work under win32 environments..
setlocale(LC_TIME, 'en_US.ISO_8859-1');
define('DATE_FORMAT_SHORT', '%m/%d/%Y'); // this is used for strftime()
define('DATE_FORMAT_LONG', '%A %d %B, %Y'); // this is used for strftime()
define('DATE_FORMAT', 'm/d/Y'); // this is used for date()
define('PHP_DATE_TIME_FORMAT', 'm/d/Y H:i:s'); // this is used for date()
and these lines too:

// Global entries for the <html> tag
define('HTML_PARAMS','dir="ltr" lang="en"');

// charset for web pages and emails
define('CHARSET', 'iso-8859-1');


and somewhere in some file...

<!doctype html public "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN">
<html <?php echo HTML_PARAMS; ?>>
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=<?php echo CHARSET; ?>">
<title><?php echo TITLE; ?></title>
<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="includes/stylesheet.css">
<script language="javascript" src="includes/general.js"></script>
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