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Google Code-in 2010 KDE

Romanian GUI Translation for Marble

completed by: ScienceJust

mentors: Victor Carbune

Marble is a Virtual Globe and World Atlas which you can use to learn more about Earth.

According to KDE Localization Stats for KDE Edu approximately 41% of the Marble interface is not translated.


There are several basic steps which you have to follow in order to succesfully complete very fast this task (no technical skills are required):

  • Subscribe to the and read the general information (in romanian) from
  • Install Lokalize, following the instructions from here
  • Download the marble.po file, open it with Lokalize
  • Claim the task and write an email to to inform everyone that you are working on it

Send us by email the saved translated file and make sure you don't forget to add your name as contributor :-).

If you get stuck on any of the above steps, ask for help by email ( or on the public channel #kde-i18n.