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==Related discussion threads in the development mailing list==
 
==Related discussion threads in the development mailing list==
* [http://groups.google.com/group/joomla-dev-cms/browse_thread/thread/af76ac17eecbfe2d/fbfbbd15c5c60d71?lnk=gst&q=language#fbfbbd15c5c60d71|Another language question concerning 1.6 Optionen]
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/joomla-dev-cms/browse_thread/thread/af76ac17eecbfe2d/fbfbbd15c5c60d71?lnk=gst&q=language#fbfbbd15c5c60d71 Another language question concerning 1.6 Optionen]
* [http://groups.google.com/group/joomla-dev-cms/browse_thread/thread/213f8e6a885e42fe/310bb187a26d5965?lnk=gst&q=language#310bb187a26d5965|Here is a proposal from the com_localise team - Comments?]
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/joomla-dev-cms/browse_thread/thread/213f8e6a885e42fe/310bb187a26d5965?lnk=gst&q=language#310bb187a26d5965 Here is a proposal from the com_localise team - Comments?]
* [http://groups.google.com/group/joomla-dev-cms/browse_thread/thread/8ef8d089546b7734/ffea9ba8a60a5927?lnk=gst&q=language#ffea9ba8a60a5927|Hardcoded punctuation creates issues in language files Optionen]
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/joomla-dev-cms/browse_thread/thread/8ef8d089546b7734/ffea9ba8a60a5927?lnk=gst&q=language#ffea9ba8a60a5927 Hardcoded punctuation creates issues in language files Optionen]
* [http://groups.google.com/group/joomla-dev-cms/browse_thread/thread/446ccaa42baafc66/af422d0b2de81c2f?lnk=gst&q=language#af422d0b2de81c2f|Language String Namespaces]
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* [http://groups.google.com/group/joomla-dev-cms/browse_thread/thread/446ccaa42baafc66/af422d0b2de81c2f?lnk=gst&q=language#af422d0b2de81c2f Language String Namespaces]
  
  

Revision as of 02:37, 23 November 2009

This page explains the changes of the language file specification from version 1.5 to 1.6. As this is currently under development it is not merged back to the central specification page.

The 1.5 specification is described in Creating a language definition file.

Overview of changes in Joomla 1.6

  1. The KEY is now defined to be
    1. without any whitespace. All whitespace shall be converted into a underscore '_'
    2. All KEY's in the frontend shall include a prefix of the extension

Related discussion threads in the development mailing list