Tag Archives: localization

French translation for eShop 6.2.8

Working on a French webshop running on WordPress and eShop, I draw the conclusion that the French translation was not exactly op to date. Further more, some translations did not quite cover the meaning of the original text — or where downright confusing… Continue reading

Why load_plugin_textdomain() no longer worked…

After a recent upgrade of one of my WordPress plugins, Skype Online Status, one of the translators, Georg Adamsen, reported that his complete translation no longer worked. After testing for a bit, I soon discovered that none of the translations worked any more.

The plugin, like any other plugin that provides the possibility to include different languages in the form of .mo translation files, uses the recommended WordPress function load_plugin_textdomain() and it has been using it since a very long time… Continue reading