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Insight makes it easy to ask questions of ALL of your clinical and operational data and visualize answers via interactive reports and dashboards. The idea is simple, but the results are powerful: ask your questions, choose your visualizations, then return often for updated, interactive results that link you to all of the underlying data.

Anyone interested in a discussion regarding i18n/l10n?

Hi everyone,

I was wondering if anyone is interested in creating a Forum Category regarding Internationalization/Localization?

For example, OpenClinica is Java, a UTF-8 environment, just like Linux and MacOSX, while Microsoft chose UTF-16LE on post Windows 7 and propriety CP encoding on pre Windows7, which could cause a few issues.  We can share tips under Unicode specific category.

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  • haenselhaensel Posts: 570 ✭✭
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    Hi Hiro

    That's a good idea.

  • ccollinsccollins Posts: 373 admin
    This topic could also cover translations of OpenClinica. A while ago we set up a tool to collaborate on translations at

    It's been on the back burner for a while but it would be nice to get this going again. Hiro, I invited you to join as a maintainer. A few folks (Gerben, Tina, Andreas) are already set up as translators for various languages. Anyone can register and request access - Christian?

    It appears we can integrate this with the source repository too so there's automatic push/pull ( I'll talk to Rob M and Jamuna about getting this going.


  • kristiakkristiak Posts: 1,278 ✭✭✭

    Absolutely! We are currently working on a Swedish translation and already have a version where a regular data entry person will see everything in Swedish.



  • rrittbergrrittberg Posts: 109 admin
    Hi Folks,

    I added the i18n / L10n category. Feel free to use this category to organize any discussions surrounding this topic. Thanks!

  • hhonshukuhhonshuku Posts: 50
    Thanks Rob!  Can you move this thread to the new Category?  Thanks!
  • haenselhaensel Posts: 570 ✭✭
    ccollins said:
    Anyone can register and request access - Christian?

    I'm registered.
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