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Language definition files for front-end templates are stored in
where [ln-LN] is the language code. Language codes are defined in RFC3066 The file must be named
where [template-name] is the name of the template (in lowercase). For example, the British English language file for the Beez template is
You should also create a separate language file for translating the Administrator back-end of your template. This will be stored in
but the file naming convention is the same.
For administrator templates, as distinct from front-end templates, the second of these files is the only one required. For example, the British English language file for the Khepri administrator template is located in
- RFC3066: Tags for the Identification of Languages http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3066.txt