Translate Toolkit 3.0.0

Released on 15 June 2020

This release contains improvements and bug fixes.


Formats and Converters

  • PO
    • Bring line wrapping closer to gettext
    • Support non numeric ids on plurals in poxliff
  • JSON
    • Added support for ARB files
    • Added support for go-i18n files
  • Properties
    • Added support for GWT personality
    • Fix round trip of empty values without delimiter
  • HTML
    • A makeover of the HTML parsing to fix several issues
  • PHP
    • Add support for Laravel plurals
    • Improve round trip of some statements
  • Windows RC
    • Rewritten parser using pyparsing
  • l20n
    • Dropped support for deprecated format


  • Dropped support for Python 2.7.
  • Python 3.5 or newer is now required.
  • Minor docs improvements.
  • Several cleanups in code.
  • Removed deprecated interfaces: - multistring no longer accepts encoding - search.segment is removed - pofile.extractpoline is removed - simplify_to_common no longer accepts languages parameter - getsource/setsource/gettarget/settarget methods removed from storages
  • Updated requirements, lxml is no longer optional.
  • Added and updated tests.
  • Optional deps can be specified using pip extras.


This release was made possible by the following people:

Michal Čihař, papeh, Yann Diorcet, Nick Schonning, Anders Kaplan, Leandro Regueiro, Javier Alfonso, Julen Ruiz Aizpuru

And to all our bug finders and testers, a Very BIG Thank You.