Bug 173801 - OO only partially translated into Hebrew
OO only partially translated into Hebrew
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: openoffice.org (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity medium
: ---
: ---
Assigned To: Caolan McNamara
Depends On:
  Show dependency treegraph
Reported: 2005-11-21 08:36 EST by Gilboa Davara
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
0 users

See Also:
Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Story Points: ---
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2005-11-21 08:56:39 EST
Type: ---
Regression: ---
Mount Type: ---
Documentation: ---
Verified Versions:
Category: ---
oVirt Team: ---
RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Cloudforms Team: ---

Attachments (Terms of Use)

  None (edit)
Description Gilboa Davara 2005-11-21 08:36:43 EST
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.12) Gecko/20050922 Fedora/1.0.7-1.1.fc4 Firefox/1.0.7

Description of problem:
In an effort to enable the Hebrew spell-checker under writer (previously disabled in bug 172063) I tried using writer under a Hebrew locale ($ LC_ALL=he_IL oowriter).
While it does work (Interface switches to RTL, Hebrew spell checker works) the Interface itself goes nuts.
A couple of examples:
1. The menu bar remains in English but all the text is aligned to the left. (The UI settings under Language is "Default" which, AFAIK should result in a Hebrew UI)
2. The Options dialog, is partially Hebrew (good) and partially German (bad). E.g. "User Data" under English becomes "benutzerdaten" (Which, according to Google, is the German word for UserData...). However, "General" becomes "כללי" which is OK.
3. The Customize dialog, remains English (Though again, aligned to the left), but the OK/Cancel/etc are in Hebrew.

I assume that I can find a couple of other examples.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start a terminal
2. LC_ALL=he_IL oowriter
3. Enjoy!

Actual Results:  Mixed languages; assortment of language related UI problems.

Expected Results:  Fully RTL Hebrew UI.

Additional info:

Relates to bug:
Comment 1 Caolan McNamara 2005-11-21 08:56:39 EST
Unfortunately it appears that the hebrew translaters for OOo has not completed
the 2.0 translations yet. Your problem with being able to override the language
used for a text document will be fixed in 2.0.1 due out within a week for FC4.

just don't have complete hebrew coverage->CANTFIX :-(
Comment 2 Gilboa Davara 2005-11-21 09:02:23 EST

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.