[PD] Pd without internationalization?

Peter P. peterparker at fastmail.com
Mon Oct 11 22:51:31 CEST 2021

* IOhannes m zmölnig <zmoelnig at iem.at> [2021-10-11 18:23]:
> Am 11. Oktober 2021 16:31:47 MESZ schrieb "Peter P." <peterparker at fastmail.com>:
> >Hi,
> >
> >can I just remove all .msg translation files from Pd's po/ folder and
> >to have it only use english on both OS X and Windows?
> Yes. (or just remove the entire po/ folder)
Thanks! Whenever I am teaching people entirely new to Pd, who often have
their OSes set to different languages, the different menu entries cause
puzzled faces.
> Btw, on Debian you can just not-install (or uninstall) the puredata-gui-I10n package.
> I was thinking about adding a GUI-preference that would allow you to disable i10n and/or pick another language.
> It's not high on my priority list though, and I (think I) never came around actually implementing it...
Here you have an exemplary case and someone who would be very happy to see
such a feature implemented.


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