Category: l10n

How to Set up an Online Multi-Language Magazine with Sulu

We previously demonstrated the proper way to get started with Sulu CMS by setting up a Hello World installation on a Vagrant machine. Simple stuff, but can be tricky. If you’re a stranger to Vagrant and isolated environments, our excellent book about that very thing is available for purchase. This time we’...

Localizing Dates, Currency, and Numbers with Php-Intl

The first part of this series was an introduction of the PHP Intl extension and of how to localize your application’s messages. In this part, we’re going to learn about localizing numbers, dates, calendars, and similar complex data. Let’s get started! Localizing Decimals This may sound odd, but one o...

Localization Demystified: Php-Intl for Everyone

Most applications perform locale aware operations like working with texts, dates, timezones, etc. The PHP Intl extension provides a good API for accessing the widely known ICU library’s functions. [author_more] Installation The extension is installed by default on PHP 5.3 and above. You can look for it by runnin...

Fast Multi-language Docs with SitePoint’s RTDSphinx-PHP

This post will guide you through getting up and running with RTDSphinx-PHP, a ReadTheDocs-friendly Sphinx based PHP documentation skeleton with sane defaults, pre-installed directives, and modified styles for optimal API and prose documentation rendering in multiple languages. For an unfinished example of the documenta...