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Re: override en_US terms

Daniel Reis
- 03/02/2016 18:04:23
> I made a quick test on a v8. I created a file en_US.po in the i18n
> folder of 'mail' addons. This PO file is attached to this e-mail.
> Then, I updated the translation on my DB with the 'Load a translation'
> wizard, then choose 'English (US)' as language and check the box
> 'Overwrite Existing Terms'.
> After translation update, the message on my Inbox is well replaced by
> "Test translation" as defined in the en_US.po file.
Hi Quentin, I did a similar test on 9.0 and I couldn't get the 
translated string to show up in the UI.
After performing the "install language" for English, and adding the 
en_US.po file, I got to see the translation term in the table.
But the UI stubbornly refused to use them when having "English" selected 
in the user preferences.
On the other hand, if using UK English, it worked beatifully.

A v9 bug maybe?