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cudazi Envato team says

Is there a best practice for internationalizing large amounts of text for built-in theme documentation or similar other than just wrapping in the __() or _e() functions?

Maybe providing ways of including different txt files based on language settings? (en_EN-setup-info.txt, bg_BG-setup-info.txt,, es_ES-setup-info.txt, etc…)

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organicbee says

I suggest sticking to _() or _e() as in WordPress 3.3 they are adding language packs for core/plugins/and themes ….. I haven’t had time to dig into what it will actually do and theres not much docs on it yet

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cudazi Envato team says

Thanks Chris, it’s always just a version away when I need things. :) It just gets ugly with the mix of text/php.

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chrismccoy says

check out glotpress

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agusmu says

check also CodeStyling plugin,

http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/codestyling-localization/

we recommend it to our theme buyers… it also has built-in scanner to update the translation file.

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cudazi Envato team says

Thanks!

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