Marathi / Hindi Translation

Milind Dumbare milind at
Mon May 21 08:13:04 EDT 2007

Nathan Walp wrote:
> Milind Dumbare wrote:
>> Milind Dumbare wrote:
>>> Luke Schierer wrote:
>>>> On Sat, May 19, 2007 at 01:54:57PM +0330, Elnaz Sarbar wrote:
>>>>> Hi,
>>>>> Marathi is a different language. According to Wikipedia:
>>>>> "Marathi (मराठी Marāṭhī) is an Indo-Aryan language spoken by the 
>>>>> Marathi
>>>>> people of western India (Maharashtrians). It serves as the official
>>>>> language of the state of Maharashtra, with roughly ninety million 
>>>>> fluent
>>>>> speakers worldwide."
>>>>> Two letter code for Marathi is mr.
>>>>> Elnaz
>>>> Cool.  See
>>>> luke
>>> Thanks, I shall take this task of translating pigdin in marathi 
>>> then. Give me some days. Meanwhile can somebody provide me 
>>> screenshots of pigdin in Hindi (Hi).
>>> -Miline
>> Sorry to mispronounce PIDGIN.
>> -Miline
> It would be better for you to just run it yourself with the LANG 
> environment variable set to hi.  Then you could see and interact with 
> it, rather than having someone else need to provide you with screenshots.
> -Nathan
Nathan, I have compiled pidgin from source and have installed it as 
default with language as English. When I set LANG to "hi" with declare 
-x LANG="hi" it doesn't start in hindi. Could you please guide me with this?


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