Windows build successful - Findings

Dirk Hohndel dirk at
Sat Jan 28 13:20:19 PST 2017

> On Jan 28, 2017, at 1:15 PM, Dirk Hohndel <dirk at> wrote:
>> Now for the moment I still have one minor issue left:
>> - A few standard terms like "Cancel / Abbrechen", "Save / Speichern" on buttons are not translated into German in my build. In the official 4.6 they are translated.
>> What's missing here on my side? <>. MXE/Qt related?
> This sounds like the Qt translations aren't installed correctly. If you compare the content of the translations directory between your installer and the one I publish... are any files missing or vastly different in size? I vaguely remember that I ran into this issue at some point...
> Of course, when I looked on my build server qt_de.qml does seem suspiciously small, so I wonder if the latest Subsurface installer for Windows actually gets the translation of system messages right...

Nope, it does not. If you go to "Einstellungen" when running Subsurface in German, you will see "Save" "Cancel" and "Apply" :-(

Now I need to remember how I fixed this the last time I ran into that :-(


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