Laravel internationalization

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PHP internationalization frameworks: Laravel and FuelPHP

This is our concluding article on PHP internationalization frameworks and i18n prep tutorials. Our previous articles have covered the following aspects: Mechanisms of internationalization with PHP in general, with a brief overlook on the history of i18n with PHP PHP internationalization with GNU gettext Internationalization How Tos for five most used PHP frameworks(CodeIgniter, CakePHP, Zend, Yii and Symfony) The last …

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Internationalization How To for the 5 most popular PHP frameworks

As discussed in the previous articles on PHP internationalization, PHP provides native support for string translation using gettext and PHP arrays. These can be used in any PHP project. Additionally, some popular PHP frameworks offer their own way of string translation. In this article, I want to provide a brief summary of the internationalization process with five of the most …

PHP localization programming

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PHP internationalization with gettext tutorial

GNU gettext is a package that offers to programmers, translators and even users a well integrated set of tools that provide a framework within which other free packages may produce multi-lingual messages. These tools include a set of conventions about how programs should be written to support message catalogs, a directory and file naming organization for the message catalogs themselves, …

PHP localization programming

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PHP internationalization – i18n mechanisms tutorial

According to W3Tech statistics, PHP is used by 80.5% of all websites [1] and this share is continuously rising [2]. We can safely say that the web “speaks” PHP. But what about the content? Since PHP has been around for such a long time (18 years), its history also tells the story of the evolution of website internationalization. The first …

ini resource files

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i18n Resource File Formats: ini files

This time among all the resource file formats that are common in software localization we’re looking at ini files. Some other formats are explained in separate blog posts. .ini files are commonly used in applications on various platforms. There is no standard for ini files, and the applications can vary in their use of key-value delimiters, comment masks, comment positions, …

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The Importance of an API

I have worked on many software projects over the last couple of years. One aspect that became more and more important is an API (Application Programming Interface). A decade ago an API was just classes/interfaces that a developer could use to interact with a library/framework, mostly in the same language. As systems became more and more complex and diverse, SOAP …