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Starting translation in a new language
At top of the source directory, do
or (if you want to install your self-compiled LilyPond locally)
If you want to compile LilyPond – which is almost required to build
the documentation, but is not required to do translation only – fix
all dependencies and rerun
./configure (with the same
options as for
cd into ‘Documentation/’ and run
make ISOLANG=MY-LANGUAGE new-lang
where MY-LANGUAGE is the ISO 639 language code.
Finally, add a language definition for your language in ‘python/langdefs.py’, ‘Documentation/lilypond-texi2html-lang.init’ and ‘Documentation/webserver/lilypond.org.htaccess’. Add this language definition and the corresponding section in ‘Documentation/lilypond-texi2html.init’ and ‘scripts/build/create-weblinks-itexi.py’.