Drupal 7 translations

Overview of the new and old translation systems and how they work.

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Dominique De Cooman

Since I m currently based in France Bordeaux for a six month mission and the entreprise I m working for (MBS Orange/France Télécom) is a french speaking one it was time to learn some french vocabulary. The french in particular have their own word for practicaly each word in the computer/drupa/web/... vocab.

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Dominique De Cooman

This post presents the drupal multilingual variables list so far:

Only core and core module module multilingual variables are included.

['i18n_variables'] = array(   

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Dominique De Cooman

How to update translations with drupal? The core only imports translations when you enable the language. It does not support updating languages.

We all know how to import language translations in the first place. We go to and pick our translation and we copy the files onto our drupal core.

This is a must have module on every multilingual site. It will impress clients everytime.

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