Prepare your locale for 4.1.1 – Update: WordPress 4.1.1 has been released

Edit: WordPress 4.1.1 has been released. Packages are currently build every hour 6 hours.

WordPress 4.1.1 will be released in the next 24 hours. In order to benefit from the automated release process it could be possible that you have to prepare your localeLocale Locale = language version, often a combination of a language code and a region code, for instance es_MX denotes Spanish as it’s used in Mexico. A list of all locales supported by WordPress in https://make.wordpress.org/polyglots/teams/ first.

Translations must be at 100%

(This includes wp/dev, wp/dev/admin and wp/dev/admin/network.)
Currently 39 localesLocale Locale = language version, often a combination of a language code and a region code, for instance es_MX denotes Spanish as it’s used in Mexico. A list of all locales supported by WordPress in https://make.wordpress.org/polyglots/teams/ are at 100%, 10 locales are at 99%. Most of them don’t have translated the two new stringsString A string is a translatable part of the software. A translation consists of a multitude of localized strings. in 4.1.1, see String changes in WordPress 4.1.1. Please check also for existing waiting strings and clear them out, otherwise the build will be skipped.
(Also do not forget about the default themes and Akismet project.)

Update version in readme.htmlHTML HTML is an acronym for Hyper Text Markup Language. It is a markup language that is used in the development of web pages and websites.

(For these locales: ar, bs_BA, cy, de_DE, de_CH, en_CA, eo, es_PE, eu, fi, fr_FR, he_IL, it_IT, nb_NO, pt_BR, pt_PT, ro_RO, sv_SE, th, and tr_TR.)

  • If you have custom changes on i18n.svn.wordpress.orgWordPress.org The community site where WordPress code is created and shared by the users. This is where you can download the source code for WordPress core, plugins and themes as well as the central location for community conversations and organization. https://wordpress.org/ and you are using branches/4.1 to release your package you only have to change the version in readme.html.
  • If you’re using tags/4.1 you have to create a new tag for 4.1.1 first. It’s just a copy of trunk/ or tags/4.1 and the version change to readme.html.
  • If you have tags/4.1 and branches/4.1, but no tags/4.1.1 the build will use branches/4.1.

If you have any questions just comment here or pingPing The act of sending a very small amount of data to an end point. Ping is used in computer science to illicit a response from a target server to test it’s connection. Ping is also a term used by Slack users to @ someone or send them a direct message (DM). Users might say something along the lines of “Ping me when the meeting starts.” me @ocean90 on Slack #polyglots.

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