WordPress 5.2.1 comes with string changes

The first Release CandidateRelease Candidate A beta version of software with the potential to be a final product, which is ready to release unless significant bugs emerge. of WordPress 5.2.1 has been released.

WordPress 5.2.1-RC1

This minor releaseMinor Release A set of releases or versions having the same minor version number may be collectively referred to as .x , for example version 5.2.x to refer to versions 5.2, 5.2.1, 5.2.3, and all other versions in the 5.2 (five dot two) branch of that software. Minor Releases often make improvements to existing features and functionality. includes a few string changes which are already available for translation on https://translate.wordpress.org/projects/wp/dev and https://translate.wordpress.org/projects/wp/dev/admin.

The 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. is scheduled for Tuesday, May 21.

#announcement #5-2

WordPress 5.2 ready to be translated

WordPress 5.2, planned for May 7, 2019, is now ready to be translated on translate.wordpress.orgtranslate.wordpress.org The platform for contributing to the translation of WordPress core, themes and plugins.!

The stringsString A string is a translatable part of the software. A translation consists of a multitude of localized strings. are in the development projects. The strings for WordPress 5.1 have been moved to projects/wp/5.1.x.

So far there are around 200 stringString A string is a translatable part of the software. A translation consists of a multitude of localized strings. changes. The about page has not been updated yet.
Most of the new strings are related to the new Site Health page, a subpage of Tools. This was previously maintained as a plugin. Existing translations have been migrated to the WordPress project.

Please note that WordPress 5.2 will increase the minimum required PHP version to 5.6.20. If 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/ uses a translated readme please ensure that the readme for 5.2 includes the new requirements.

Happy translating! 🌏🌍🌎

#announcement #5-2