String Freeze Strings for WordPress 3.5 are now…

String FreezeString freeze The term "string freeze" is used by the core team to mark the end of changes to the strings of an upcoming release. A string freeze also means that there will be no more strings added to the core project. Sometimes a string freeze has two phases a soft freeze and a hard freeze. A string freeze is announced on the Polyglots blog by the current release lead.

StringsString A string is a translatable part of the software. A translation consists of a multitude of localized strings. for WordPress 3.5 are now frozen.

The targeted releaseRelease A release is the distribution of the final version of an application. A software release may be either public or private and generally constitutes the initial or new generation of a new or upgraded application. A release is preceded by the distribution of alpha and then beta versions of the software. date remains December 5, 2012 (the same date we announced at the start of the cycle).

Unfortunately, this means I’m very late in formally declaring a string freeze. This is entirely on me and I accept responsibility for the delay.

With the exception of the About page, we’ve had only a handful of stringString A string is a translatable part of the software. A translation consists of a multitude of localized strings. changes over the last week. Most translations seem to be in fantastic shape this release, which is a great sight to see. I hope all of you are able to step up and push through.

If you find any typos or other issues, please report them to https://core.trac.wordpress.org/. If you have any questions (or are just plain frustrated with me), feel free to leave a comment.

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