lupdate is not producing .ts files for me
kitfox last edited by kitfox
I'm diving into using the translation features for the first time and can't seem to generate the .ts files I need. When I run lupdate, I just get an error message that no .ts file has been specified, and no files are generated. The docs I've read don't say anything about specifying a .ts file. How do I get this to work?
This is my command prompt:
D:\dev\starling2\game\2019\GoldfinchQt>lupdate -verbose GoldfinchQt.pro Info: creating stash file D:\dev\starling2\game\2019\GoldfinchQt\.qmake.stash lupdate warning: no TS files specified. Only diagnostics will be produced for 'D:/dev/starling2/game/2019/GoldfinchQt/GoldfinchQt.pro'.
there are two ways I know of. The, in my opinion, best way is to specify your translation files inside your *.pro file
TRANSLATIONS = myApp_de.ts \ .... myApp_en.ts
if you don't want to do it this way, than you'll have to specify a file.ts name as argument to the lUpdate program call.
I know this works, but I'm unsure where exactly to place the file-argument. So I can't give you an example for that.