Translate Toolkit 2.3.0

Released on 18 March 2018

This release contains improvements and bug fixes.


Formats and Converters

  • PO

    • Avoid escaping some characters (()/:,) that don’t need to be escaped

    • Wrap lines on / like Gettext

    • Lines can be wrapped at specified length

    • MO units now allow to set the unit context

    • Always URL-encode locations

  • PHP

    • Full rewrite of the PHP format using phply:

      • Fixes multiple issues

      • Brings support for new dialects: heredoc, nowdoc, short array syntax and nested arrays.

  • YAML

    • Added yaml2po and po2yaml converters

    • Fixed some minor bugs

    • Documented unsupported features

  • JSON

    • Refactored the storage classes to get rid of repeated shared code, reduce memory usage and get readable representation of the units.

  • txt

    • Added --no-segmentation flag to txt2po


  • Removed translate.convert.poreplace


  • Improved support for Windows

  • Refactored multiple converters to increase readability and use a common pattern which will allow to further refactor repeated code

  • Tests:

    • Enabled testing on Windows

    • Added more tests

    • Plenty of tests cleanups and fixes

  • Docs:

    • Updated docs on installation

    • Improved automatic generation of docs on factories


This release was made possible by the following people:

Leandro Regueiro, Michal Čihař, Stuart Prescott, Nick Schonning, Johannes Marbach, andreistefan87, Alejandro Mantecon Guillen.

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